330.291 Digital Simulation of Ergonomics and Robotics (DSER)
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, VU, 1.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • Getting to know different simulation software
  • Carrying out introductory examples with learning environments
  • Carrying out simulation exercises from the industrial environment
  • Getting to know and carrying out digital ergonomics and process analyses and robotics analyses
  • Integration and manipulation of robotics applications in the simulation environment

Subject of course

LV1 (present) - compulsory attendance

  1. Preliminary discussion, introduction, group allocation Theory input on work/robotics simulation, digital ergonomics- process analysis
  2. Presentation of the programs Getting to know the user interface and installation of the software
  3. Short exercise together

UE1 (independent)
Independent, group execution of the exercise task

LV2 (online) - compulsory attendance
Online feedback regarding software and exercise examples via TUWEL

UE2 (independent)
Incorporation of the feedback and completion of the exercise task

LV3 (present) - compulsory attendance
Final presentation of the exercises (1 presentation per group)

Teaching methods

  •  Start winter semester (February 2021) blocked 1 week
  • Attendance date
  • exercise 2 1/2 weeks (incl. online session)
  • Presentation date

Mode of examination


Additional information

Students will need their own laptop with Windows installed to complete this course.



Examination modalities

Evaluation of the presentations and exercise results of the use cases

Course registration

Not necessary



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

  • VO Montage I - Grundlagen (Sommersemester) (empfohlen)
  • Grundlagen der Arbeitswissenschaften (empfohlen)
  • CAD-Kenntnisse

Preceding courses