242.026 Mediativ competence in Civil Engineering Practice 1
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, 3.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

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

  • present the basics of mediative competences
  • recognize, reflect on and constantly improve one's own conflict behavior
  • recognize the conflict behavior of other people and respond to it in the communication

Subject of course

  • Mediativ competence
  • From positions to interests
  • Questioning technique to change of perspective
  • Dealing with "difficult" dialog partner
  • Layout of order clarification, site consulation meetings, etc with mediative competence
  • Own patterns in communication

Teaching methods

Theoretical input

intensive group work

Mode of examination


Additional information

The main focus (in this semester) is on the requirements of the graduates of the civil engineering master program.

Confirmation of registration by depositing a deposit:
To ensure and preserve the chances of students on the waiting list, a deposit of 50,- Euro will be charged for registration before the start of the first module, which will be refunded in the first module.

Duty to attend on all seminar days

The course is based on a process-oriented experiential learning, the readiness for self-awareness is therefore a prerequisite. Practical exercises, role-plays and reflections alternate with each other and rounded off with theoretical short inputs.

The course is held as a block course, a continuous attendance is necessary for didactic reasons.

This seminar is designed for students of master and doctoral studies in civil engineering. Master and doctoral students of other fields can get in touch with Assistant Prof. Schranz regarding a registration.

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Examination modalities

Continuous cooperation in the group works

(3 page) written article, reflecting your own learning experience

Group dates

Teilnahmegruppe-2021S09:00 - 19:0024.06.2021 - 25.06.2021Hörsaal 12 242.026 Mediativ competence in Civil Engineering Practice 1 Teilnahmegruppe-2021S
Teilnahmegruppe-2021SWed09:00 - 19:0030.06.2021Hörsaal 12 242.026 Mediativ competence in Civil Engineering Practice 1 Teilnahmegruppe-2021S

Course registration

Use Group Registration to register.


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

Group Registration

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Teilnahmegruppe-2021S09.02.2021 10:0015.03.2021 12:00



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