330.200 Fundamentals of Work Science
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

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

...describe approaches and concepts of humanization and augmentation of efficiency of work systems through optimal design and execution of human labor and apply them on practical examples
...name essential influencing variables on work satisfaction
...describe pros and cons of different possibilities of compensation
...explain the importance of ressources and strain and identify coping strategies
...describe the trends demographic change, digitalization, flexibility and internationalization and discuss their relevance in the context of cognitive and production work
...reflect on group processes

Subject of course

The module teaches basic concepts of labour science:

  • Ergonomics
  • Work environment
  • Analysis and evaluation of work
  • Design of work
  • Group work
  • Work motivation and satisfaction
  • Work behavior
  • Work and health
  • Future of work

 

Teaching methods

Online-Videos, Gastvortrag, Präsenz-Sessions zur Vertiefung, Übungen

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

Participation in introductionary session is obligatory. Students who are not present in the introductionary session (and are not excused)  are automatically signed off. 

Due to the pandemic, the format of the course may change. 

 

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon16:00 - 18:0010.10.2022 - 23.01.2023HS 18 Czuber - MB Präsenztermin
Mon16:00 - 18:0024.10.2022HS 18 Czuber - MB Q&A 1
Thu09:00 - 13:0012.01.2023 Exkursion Pilotfabrik
Fundamentals of Work Science - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Mon10.10.202216:00 - 18:00HS 18 Czuber - MB Vorbesprechung
Mon24.10.202216:00 - 18:00HS 18 Czuber - MB Q&A 1
Mon14.11.202216:00 - 18:00HS 18 Czuber - MB Q&A 2
Mon21.11.202216:00 - 18:00HS 18 Czuber - MB Test 1
Mon28.11.202216:00 - 18:00HS 18 Czuber - MB Q&A 3
Mon05.12.202216:00 - 18:00HS 18 Czuber - MB Q&A 4
Mon09.01.202316:00 - 18:00HS 18 Czuber - MB Q&A 5
Thu12.01.202309:00 - 13:00 Exkursion Pilotfabrik
Mon16.01.202316:00 - 18:00HS 18 Czuber - MB Q&A 6
Mon23.01.202316:00 - 18:00HS 18 Czuber - MB Test 2

Examination modalities

active participation during Q&A  sessions, written assignments, 2 tests, participation excursion Pilotfabrik

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri12:00 - 14:0028.06.2024HS 18 Czuber - MB written01.06.2024 09:00 - 27.06.2024 18:00TISS2. Test SS, 1.Termin
Mon16:00 - 18:0001.07.2024FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB written01.06.2024 12:00 - 30.06.2024 18:00TISS2. Test SS, 2. Termin
Mon16:00 - 18:0018.11.2024HS 18 Czuber - MB writtenno application-1. Test
Mon16:00 - 18:0018.11.2024HS 13 Ernst Melan - RPL writtenno application-1. Test
Tue10:00 - 12:0021.01.2025HS 7 Schütte-Lihotzky - ARCH writtenno application-2. Test
Mon16:00 - 18:0027.01.2025HS 18 Czuber - MB writtenno application-2. Test
Mon16:00 - 18:0028.04.2025FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB writtenno application-1. Test SS
Mon16:00 - 18:0030.06.2025FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB written31.05.2025 12:00 - 29.06.2025 18:00TISS2. Test SS, 2. Termin
Fri12:00 - 14:0004.07.2025HS 18 Czuber - MB written07.06.2025 09:00 - 03.07.2025 18:00TISS2. Test SS, 1.Termin

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2022 09:00 10.10.2022 08:00 11.10.2022 23:59

Registration modalities

Registration via TISS, no more than 70 participants will be accepted for the course.

 

Curricula

Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 282 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory4. Semester
033 526 Business Informatics Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase

Literature

Relevant literature:

a reader containing all relevant literature can be purchased at the introductionary session or at the secretary.

Previous knowledge

Prior completion of "Grundlagen der Betriebs- und Unternehmensführung" recommended.

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

German