315.738 Automotive Powertrains
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019W, SE, 1.0h, 1.5EC


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: SE Seminar

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to research subject-specific topics, to write the results as a scientific paper and to give a lecture according to a conference contribution.

Subject of course

  • Literature research to a subject area in the field of automotive popwertrains
  • Advancement of knowledge in the special subject
  • elaboration of the investigated subject with support of an assistant
  • Writing a paper corresponding the proceedings of a scientific conference
  • Presentation of the results corresponding to a lecture on a scientific conference

Teaching methods

Assignment of a topic in the field of automotive design and/or internal combustion engines, Assignment of a supervising assistant, issue of guidelines for the seminar paper and the final presentation. Regular exchange on progress and on the occurrence of problems with the supervising assistant.

Mode of examination


Additional information

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



Course dates

Tue09:30 - 12:0001.10.2019GM 8/9 - Hörsaal des Internationalen Wiener Motorensymposiums Vorbesprechung KFZ-Antriebe SE
Wed08:15 - 17:0029.01.2020Seminarraum BA 10B Projektpräsentationen

Examination modalities

Creation of the written seminar paper as well as a presentation including a lecture.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2019 08:00 30.09.2019 13:00 30.09.2019 13:00


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


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Requirements: Students need to be proficient in the subject "Automotive Powertrains" (lecture no. 315.728) in order to be admitted to the course.