311.089 PLC: Programming and Industrial Communication
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, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to reproduce the fundamental function of a Programmable Logic Controller, creat the main planning documents and use the programming elements of the IEC 61131.

Subject of course

- Functionality of programmable logic controllers - Course in Programming - Binary and digital operations - Concepts for integration and industrial communication

Teaching methods

2 modules with lectures, supported by examples

1 module with a comprehensive example

1 module with presentations by students

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

compulsory attendance



Course dates

Tue18:00 - 19:0010.03.2020Seminarraum BA 08B Vorbesprechung - DI Habersohn
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

written examination with open book

or a presentation at  the last module


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri13:00 - 15:0010.12.2021FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB written22.11.2021 00:00 - 08.12.2021 23:59TISSSPS: Programmieren und Kommunikation - Prüfung
Fri13:00 - 15:0021.01.2022FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB written03.01.2022 00:00 - 19.01.2022 23:59TISSSPS: Programmierung und Kommunikation - Prüfung

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
13.02.2020 00:00 07.04.2020 00:00 07.04.2020 00:00

Registration modalities



Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 460 Physical Energy and Measurement Engineering
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
700 Mechanical Engineering


Lecture notes for this course are available. Getreidemarkt 9 / BA08, 1060 Wien; MO - DO 08:00 - 13:30, please with MNS mask

Previous knowledge

311.092 Automation and Drives

Continuative courses


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