307.437 Engineering Design and Development of New Products
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, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to systematically develop technical products based on given requirements and then further develop them into a finished end product or series product.

Subject of course

Basic knowledge about different methods for development of products, techniques to promote creativity, specific methods like System Engineering, engineering method basing on the VDI-scheme, TRIZ-Method, WOIS-Method, Ideals Concept, Value Analyses Engineering, ABC-Analysis, working with design catalogues, Quality Function Deployment etc. Measures to shorten the time for developing a new product (Simultanous Engineering, Concurrent Engineering, Rapid Prototyping), safety, reliability and availability, quality Assurance during designwork itselve and as precaution and postulations for fabrication, development of product series.


Teaching methods

Discussion of the different product development methods.

Mode of examination




Course dates

Thu15:00 - 17:0008.10.2020 - 28.01.2021 (LIVE)lecture
Engineering Design and Development of New Products - Single appointments
Thu08.10.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu15.10.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu22.10.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu29.10.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu05.11.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu12.11.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu19.11.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu26.11.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu03.12.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu10.12.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu17.12.202015:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu07.01.202115:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu14.01.202115:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu21.01.202115:00 - 17:00 lecture
Thu28.01.202115:00 - 17:00 lecture

Examination modalities

The examination takes the form of an oral examination.

The exam can currently only be taken online via Zoom. You will receive an access link after the registration deadline.


Preparation Exam:

Please tape an A3 sheet (or multiple sheets) to a wall or door (to simulate a blackboard) and position the camera directly on you and the "blackboard".

Please use a thick pen to write/calculate/draw.


Audience Testing:

Please send by late. 3.00 (day before exam) to the secretary's office sek@ikl.tuwien.ac.at to receive the access link.


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Mon14:30 - 15:0017.10.2022Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral23.09.2022 18:00 - 13.10.2022 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung
Wed14:30 - 15:3023.11.2022Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral02.11.2022 00:00 - 21.11.2022 00:00TISSHöhere Konstruktionslehre
Wed14:30 - 15:3014.12.2022Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral30.11.2022 18:00 - 05.12.2022 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung - vor ORT!
Wed14:30 - 15:3018.01.2023Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral30.12.2022 18:00 - 13.01.2023 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung - Achtung Online
Wed14:30 - 15:3015.03.2023Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral24.01.2023 00:00 - 13.03.2023 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung
Wed14:30 - 15:3026.04.2023Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral24.01.2023 00:00 - 24.04.2023 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung
Wed14:30 - 15:3017.05.2023Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral24.01.2023 00:00 - 15.05.2023 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung
Thu14:00 - 16:0001.06.2023Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral04.05.2023 11:00 - 29.05.2023 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung
Wed14:30 - 15:3007.06.2023Vortragsraum Konstruktionslehre oral24.01.2023 00:00 - 05.06.2023 12:00TISSMündliche Prüfung

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
09.09.2020 09:00 03.12.2020 00:01 03.12.2020 00:01


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


Als Lehrunterlage dient das Buch Konstruktionslehre von Pahl/Beitz.