123.630 Management for civil engineers
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
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Course evaluation

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

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

  • explain the scope and limits of the authority of engineering consultants,
  • describe the procedure for obtaining that authority,
  • enumerate the circumstances of the loss of authority,
  • explain relevant legal terms and regulations, and
  • explain economic concepts relevant to engineering firms (business forms, taxes, accounting, bidding, etc.).

Subject of course

Legal framework for civil engineers in Austria: general job description fields of experience educational and acceptance requirements lobbying body jobs in Austria and abroad Legal and economical company constructs for civil engineers: independent (single) entrepreneur types of companies reasons for different types founding requirements Basics of busines economics: aspects of private and contract law with relevance for civil engineers types of contracts, invitation to tender, bid creation calculation cost estimation, liability, risk insurance, finances, accounting tax law, balance sheet fees and rates office organization Extracts from work law: employee law, vacation law, constitutional work law general contract for civil engineers

Teaching methods

Presentations based on a script supplemented with practical examples

Mode of examination

Oral

Additional information

Held in German language

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Wed08:00 - 10:0014.10.2020 - 27.01.2021 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Management for civil engineers - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Wed14.10.202008:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed21.10.202008:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed28.10.202008:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed04.11.202008:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed11.11.202008:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed18.11.202008:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed25.11.202008:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed02.12.202008:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed09.12.202008:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed16.12.202008:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed13.01.202108:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed20.01.202108:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO
Wed27.01.202108:00 - 10:00 Führung eines Ziviltechnikerbüros VO

Examination modalities

oral exam

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
03.10.2020 00:00 17.10.2020 00:00 02.11.2020 00:00

Curricula

Literature

A script is available in the dowload area (requires registration for the course)

Previous knowledge

Knowledge about a profession from civil engineering (surveying, spatial planning, ...)

Language

German