232.032 Public transport
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VO, 1.5h, 2.0EC
TUWELQuinn ECTS survey


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to name the most important basic terms of public transport. Furthermore, the students are able to describe operational basics, aspects of network design and the needed facilities. In addition to the usual systems, alternative systems and systems under development are to be specified by the students.

Subject of course

definitions, principles of engineering, system analysis, innovations in public transport, planning principles

Teaching methods

Lecture with practical examples, discussions with the students, Illustration of the topic by an excursion 

Mode of examination


Additional information

For organizational reasons you will be asked to sign up for these LVA in TISS!



Course dates

Wed16:00 - 18:0009.11.2022 - 11.01.2023Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed16:00 - 18:0021.12.2022 https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_ZTI5NTUwODMtZDliZS00M2E3LWJiYWYtNWEyZDY2MjJmM2Mx%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%222df2bcec-2017-4339-b493-e3d7b3a460c8%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%226f0cd757-62d1-486e-9501-7123863fce9e%22%7d (LIVE)Vorlesung (online)
Public transport - Single appointments
Wed09.11.202216:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed16.11.202216:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed23.11.202216:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed30.11.202216:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed07.12.202216:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed14.12.202216:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed21.12.202216:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung (online)
Wed21.12.202216:00 - 18:00 https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_ZTI5NTUwODMtZDliZS00M2E3LWJiYWYtNWEyZDY2MjJmM2Mx%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%222df2bcec-2017-4339-b493-e3d7b3a460c8%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%226f0cd757-62d1-486e-9501-7123863fce9e%22%7dVorlesung (online)
Wed11.01.202316:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung

Examination modalities

written exam


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Tue16:00 - 18:0006.06.2023HS 14A Günther Feuerstein written22.05.2023 08:00 - 04.06.2023 23:59TISSÖffentlicher Personennahverkehr Prüfung 06.06.2023 (Parallelbuchung)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.10.2022 08:00 07.11.2022 23:59 07.11.2022 23:59

Registration modalities

Um sowohl für die Vorlesung als auch für die Exkursion planen zu können, melden Sie sich bitte für diese LVA an!


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 505 Civil Engineering Science Mandatory elective
066 510 Management of Infrastructure Not specified3. Semester


The documents for the lecture (handouts of presentations or a script) are downloadable in TISS or TUWEL in the lecture week.

Handbuch ÖPNV Schwerpunkt Österreich (2016), Wolfgang Rollinger, Norbert Ostermann
ISBN: 978-3-87154-550-4

Previous knowledge

For the seminar no previous experience is required. The completion of the course railways is recommended.

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses