315.059 Future Drive Concepts
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VO, 1.0h, 1.5EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

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

  • analyse future global boundary conditions for automobiles and powertrains respectively
  • derive future powertrains according to future global requirements
  • analyse emissions and energy consumption of future vehicle and powertrain concepts
  • analyse ecological and economical impacts of actual and future energy sources
  • define future powertrain concepts under consideration of new energy sources

Subject of course

  • environment and boundary conditions for future automobiles and powertrain
  • alternative powertrain concepts
  • evaluation and analysis of these concepts - next steps

Teaching methods

  • classical lecture (presentation)
  • open discussion of future requirements for automobiles and powertrains
  • presentation of concepts in the market and regulatory environment
  • discussion of case studies

Mode of examination


Additional information

Pandemiebedingt kann das Format der Abhaltung der LVA abweichen.

Due to the pandemic the format of the lecture may vary.



Course dates

08:00 - 16:0010.05.2023 - 11.05.2023Seminarraum BA 10B - MB Zukünftige Antriebskonzepte
Future Drive Concepts - Single appointments
Wed10.05.202308:00 - 16:00Seminarraum BA 10B - MB Zukünftige Antriebskonzepte
Thu11.05.202308:00 - 16:00Seminarraum BA 10B - MB Zukünftige Antriebskonzepte
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

PLEASE NOTE: All exams at our institute are to be taken in GERMAN!

As all our written exams take place in parallel, registration for only one exam is permitted per exam date! Multiple registrations will not be tolerated! Failure to turn up to an exam to which the student has registered will result in an 8-week ban on the exam (in accordance with section 18a of the Statute on Study Law)! De-registrations after the registration deadline will not be considered!


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri08:00 - 09:0021.06.2024HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL written22.04.2024 08:00 - 19.06.2024 12:00TISSPrüfung "Zukünftige Antriebskonzepte" - 1. Termin SS2024
Fri08:00 - 09:0005.07.2024HS 18 Czuber - MB written15.05.2024 08:00 - 03.07.2024 12:00TISSPrüfung "Zukünftige Antriebskonzepte" - 2. Termin SS2024
Fri08:00 - 09:0027.09.2024HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL written01.08.2024 08:00 - 25.09.2024 12:00TISSPrüfung "Zukünftige Antriebskonzepte" - 3. Termin SS2024

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.02.2023 08:00 09.05.2023 12:00 09.05.2023 12:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Elective
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Elective


For registered students the script is available on TISS.