166.728 Introduction to Technology Assessemnt and Sustainable Development Goals
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to identify the relevant aspects for sustainable development. They are able to analyse a solution in the dimensions of sustainability and identify the respective key parameters. They are able to use and consider this knowledge in such a way that sustainable and fair (win-win or compromise) solutions are found in the procedural implementation of production processes or systems.

Subject of course

Methods and instruments of technology assessment, analysis of the EU's sustainable development goals and frameworks, introduction to systems thinking by looking at flows of energy and material resources, project development.

Teaching methods

Vorträge, flipped classroom, Literaturstudie, angeleitete Gruppenarbeiten, Planspiel

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

Wed14:00 - 17:0031.05.2023Seminarraum BH Biosciences Fragestunde
Mon10:00 - 14:0026.06.2023GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Endpräsentationen
Thu13:00 - 15:0006.07.2023Seminarraum BH Biosciences Ersatztermin Endpräsentation
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

written and oral

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
27.02.2023 19:00 10.03.2023 09:00

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Gruppe 127.02.2023 19:0007.03.2023 17:50
Gruppe 227.02.2023 19:0007.03.2023 17:50


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 473 Chemical and Process Engineering for Sustainable Production Mandatory2. Semester


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Die Inhalte der VO 166.716 Grundlagen der Prozessentwicklung und Ökobilanzierung

Preceding courses