383.510 Electronic Aids for People with Disabilities
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2011W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


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

Aim of course

Awareness creation of technical staff for problems of people with disabilities and for the issues of barrier-free and humen centered design of technical products. Acquiring basic skills in Assistive Technology considering example applications

Subject of course

Terminology and systematic of disabilities, demographics, relevant national and international standards, technical aids for orientation and ADL (activities of daily living) tasks for visually impaired persons; aids and technologies for deaf-blind people, electronic systems for people with motor impairment. Case studies and social/economic aspects.

Additional information

The lecture will take place in Oktober and November 2011.

The lecture dates for WS 2011 are:

Fr, 21. 10. 2011, 10:00-14:00

Fr, 28. 10. 2011, 10:00 - 14:00

Mo, 07. 11. 2011, 13:00 - 17:00

Mo, 14. 11. 2011, 13:00 - 17:00

Mi, 30. 11. 2011, 09:00 - 13:00 und 14:00 - 17:00

Afterwards first possibilities for written examinations

Place: Lecture Hall Zemanek, Favoritenstraße 11, Groundfloor.



Examination modalities

Written or oral (depending on number of candidates or disability) First examination immediately after the last lecture, other dates on request

Course registration

Registration modalities:

Ort: http://www.is.tuwien.ac.at/de/study.html#vorlesung


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 453 Biomedical Engineering


Lecture notes for this course are available. Verkauf: Voraussichtlich ab 10.10. 2011 im Sekretariat - Sprechstunden Mo, Mi und Do von 09:00 bis 12:00 (Favoritenstrasse 11, 2. Stock) Price: 16.0