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.

2023W, VO, 1.5h, 2.0EC


  • 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 - 18:0008.11.2023 - 24.01.2024Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Public transport - Single appointments
Wed08.11.202316:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed22.11.202316:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed06.12.202316:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed20.12.202316:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed17.01.202416:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung
Wed24.01.202416:00 - 18:00Sem.R. DA grün 03 A Vorlesung

Examination modalities

written exam


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Tue16:00 - 18:0008.10.2024HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL written23.09.2024 08:00 - 04.10.2024 23:59TISSÖffentlicher Personennahverkehr Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Tue16:00 - 18:0005.11.2024HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL written21.10.2024 08:00 - 01.11.2024 23:59TISSÖffentlicher Personennahverkehr Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Mon16:00 - 18:0027.01.2025Hörsaal AE U1 - 1 - CEE written13.01.2025 08:00 - 24.01.2025 23:59TISSÖffentlicher Personennahverkehr Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Tue17:00 - 19:0011.03.2025HS 14A Günther Feuerstein written24.02.2025 08:00 - 07.03.2025 23:59TISSÖffentlicher Personennahverkehr Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Tue16:00 - 18:0008.04.2025HS 14A Günther Feuerstein written24.03.2025 08:00 - 04.04.2025 23:59TISSÖffentlicher Personennahverkehr Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)
Tue16:00 - 18:0013.05.2025Seminarraum AA 03 - 1 written29.04.2025 08:00 - 09.05.2025 23:59TISSÖffentlicher Personennahverkehr Prüfung (Parallelbuchung)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
07.10.2023 08:00 13.11.2023 23:59 13.11.2023 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 lecture no previous experience is required. The completion of the course railways is recommended.

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses