234.038 Introduction in Facility Management
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, 1.0h, 1.5EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to give an overview over the different definitions of FM. Also they can present management strategy and the roles within FM according to ÖNORM A7000.


Subject of course

The following processes will be shown: - Conception and planning of buildings according to FM requirements - Utilisation (maintenance, inspection, etc.) - Real estate management - Target costing and FM - Benchmarking In the last part different introduction strategies and their advantages and disadvantages are analysed.

Teaching methods

Lecture, Practice

Mode of examination


Additional information



Course dates

Tue10:00 - 12:0024.11.2020 VO will take place via Zoom Meeting234.038 Einführung ins Facility Management
Mon15:00 - 16:3007.12.2020 VO will take place via Zoom Meeting234.038 Einführung ins Facility Management
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

written or oral exam


Examination material from the book "Modern Facility and Workplace Management":

Chapter 1: Facility Management: An Important Industry Sector

Chapter 2: Optimization of FM / RE Management

Chapter 6: Workplace Management

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
25.08.2020 16:00 10.11.2020 20:00 12.11.2020 12:00



The book "Modern Facility and Workplace Management by Alexander Redlein, ISSN Nr .: 2662-2866 (ISSN Nr. Electronic: 2662-2874)" is used as teaching material. You are welcome to contact office@ifm.tuwien.ac.at, we will try to make the book available to you.

Accompanying courses