242.008 Software for structural engineers
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020S, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC, to be held in blocked form


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

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to ...

  • explain and apply the statics software SCIA Engineer
  • edit and solve a simple task in this software
  • create a static file
  • create a static report in the software

Subject of course

Introduction into different static software products using examples.

Teaching methods

Lectures, exercises during the lectures, homework

Mode of examination


Additional information

Course language: German

Important: Attendance required on all appointments!

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: http://www.tuwien.ac.at/fileadmin/t/ukanzlei/t-ukanzlei-english/Plagiarism.pdf

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: https://www.tuwien.at/fileadmin/Assets/dienstleister/Datenschutz_und_Dokumentenmanagement/Plagiarism.pdf



Examination modalities

Term projects and final discussion

Group dates

Teilnahmegruppe-2020SFri14:00 - 15:0024.04.2020 https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/177156533Vorbesprechung zum Distance Teaching und Software-Voraussetzungen
Teilnahmegruppe-2020STue13:30 - 17:0005.05.2020 https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/110201037242.008 Softwareeinsatz: SCIA
Teilnahmegruppe-2020SWed09:00 - 13:0006.05.2020 https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/747177989242.008 Softwareeinsatz: SCIA
Teilnahmegruppe-2020SMon13:00 - 17:0018.05.2020 https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/135775725242.008 Softwareeinsatz: FRILO
Teilnahmegruppe-2020STue13:30 - 17:0019.05.2020 https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/470174037242.008 Softwareeinsatz: FRILO
Teilnahmegruppe-2020SMon13:00 - 15:0025.05.2020 https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/158971589242.008 Softwareeinsatz: FRILO - Fragestunde
Teilnahmegruppe-2020STue13:30 - 17:0009.06.2020 https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/393160045242.008 Software for structural engineers Teilnahmegruppe-2020S
Teilnahmegruppe-2020SWed13:30 - 17:0010.06.2020 https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/713820509242.008 Software for structural engineers Teilnahmegruppe-2020S

Course registration

Use Group Registration to register.


The student must have at least 1 of the course(s) completed listed below:

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Teilnahmegruppe-2020S23.03.2020 08:0014.04.2020 12:00



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge


  • In Austria significant actions on structures according to Eurocodes (incl. load combinations)
  • Theoretical foundations of earthquake analysis according to EC 8 and NA