330.265 Assistance Systems in Manufacturing 1
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


  • 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:

  • know relevant objectives and framework conditions of assistance systems in manufacturing
  • evaluate existing assistance systems and develop approache for their improvement
  • systematically draft assistance systems for deployment in manufacturing


Subject of course

Basic trends and developments in production, initial situation of production work in Central Europe, overview of existing assistance systems in production (work-assisted systems, decision support systems, human-robot interaction)

Planning, design and evaluation of assistance systems, participation-oriented design, evaluation and selection of alternate solutions, work safety, protection of personal data, context adaptivity, usability

Teaching methods

  • Active cooperation during the LV unit
  • Successful completion of three exercise example
  • written exam

Mode of examination


Additional information




Course dates

Wed08:00 - 10:0005.10.2022Theresianumgasse HS 1 - MWB Start at 8:30: Preliminary Meeting, Introduction, Overview Exercises
Wed09:00 - 16:0012.10.2022 TU Pilot Factory (depending on the Corona situation)EX1: Introduction to Assistance Systems in group slots
Mon13:00 - 16:0028.11.2022 Online via Zoom (Link in TUWEL)EX3 first Submission Delivery Meeting in group slots
Wed09:00 - 18:0030.11.2022 TU Pilot Factory (depending on the Corona situation)EX3: Use Case Implementation & Evaluation in group slots
Mon09:00 - 16:0016.01.2023Theresianumgasse HS 1 - MWB EX4: Demo-Day (Presentation of Solutions from Exercises) in group slots

Examination modalities

passed examination + submission of exercises + active particiaption

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
11.07.2022 08:00 04.10.2022 18:00 06.10.2022 18:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 926 Business Informatics Mandatory elective


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