234.184 Material Passport
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to compile a Material Passport (MP) for building elements and are familiar with the MP-method, which is based on the method from IBO (Austrian Institute for Building and Ecology).

Subject of course

Presentation of the MP-method and MGP-tools (eco2soft/Excel)

Introduction to the EI 10 method (disposal indicator for buildings)

Consideration of the Life cycle: production, use/operation, demolition

  • Compilation of a MP for selected building components by consideration of the connection types and lifespans of component layers
  • Use of data sets from baubook (eco2soft)

Teaching methods

Introduction in the MP-method and presentation of relevant methods, on which the MP is based. Compilation of an MP for selected building components.

Mode of examination


Additional information

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



Course dates

Thu12:00 - 14:0015.04.2021 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/96307851807 (LIVE)Kick-Off
Thu12:00 - 13:3029.04.2021 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/99063753068 (LIVE)Lecture 1 by Hildegund Figl
Thu15:00 - 16:3006.05.2021 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91720635563 (LIVE)Lecture 2 by Meliha Honic

Examination modalities

Submission of a project task (MP for selected building components)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.03.2021 00:00 22.04.2021 23:59 22.04.2021 23:59


The student has to be enrolled for at least one of the studies listed below



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

This course is dedicated to Architecture and Civil Engineering students.

Accompanying courses


  • Attendance Required!