307.440 Ecodesign, Sustainable Product Development
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, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to perform an environmental assessment of products in order to reduce the environmental impact and in order to derive ideas and concepts to environmetally improve the product. The lecture focuses on methods and concrete application in products.

Subject of course

For teaching and practical implementation the method ECODESIGN PILOT will be used (http://pilot.ecodesign.at/). This tool will be used in case studies to deepen the understanding what is ECODESIGN all about and how to integrate it into the daily life of a designer or engineer in product development.

Teaching methods

Environmental management - Life cycle assessment - Principles and framework (ISO 14040:2006)

Greenhouse gases - Carbon footprint of products - Requirements and guidelines for quantification (ISO 14067:2018)

Mode of examination

Oral

Additional information

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

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu10:00 - 12:0008.10.2020GM 8/9 - Hörsaal des Internationalen Wiener Motorensymposiums Vorbesprechung
Thu10:00 - 12:0015.10.2020 - 07.01.2021 distance learning (LIVE)Seminar
Thu10:00 - 12:0028.01.2021GM 8/9 - Hörsaal des Internationalen Wiener Motorensymposiums Präsentation
Tue09:30 - 11:3029.06.2021GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Endpräsentation
Ecodesign, Sustainable Product Development - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu08.10.202010:00 - 12:00GM 8/9 - Hörsaal des Internationalen Wiener Motorensymposiums Vorbesprechung
Thu15.10.202010:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu22.10.202010:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu29.10.202010:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu05.11.202010:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu12.11.202010:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu19.11.202010:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu26.11.202010:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu03.12.202010:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu10.12.202010:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu17.12.202010:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu07.01.202110:00 - 12:00 distance learningSeminar
Thu28.01.202110:00 - 12:00GM 8/9 - Hörsaal des Internationalen Wiener Motorensymposiums Präsentation
Tue29.06.202109:30 - 11:30GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Endpräsentation

Examination modalities

Contribution in the lecture and home work assignments

Delivering a technical report

Delivering a final presentation of achied results

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
15.09.2020 08:00 28.10.2020 23:59 28.10.2020 12:00

Curricula

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

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

if required in English