259.298 Mathematics for Building Science Canceled
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VO, 2.5h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.5
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand and rudimentary apply the basic concepts of (higher) mathematics that are required for Building Science.

This course provides an introduction to concepts in higher mathematics and statistics: numbers, counts, vector, matrices; mathematical induction, sequences and series, terms, differential calculus and integrals; basic concepts of statistics, distribution functions, combinatorics

Subject of course


  • basic concepts of numbers, counts, vector and matrices
  • mathematical induction
  • sequences and series
  • terms
  • differential calculus and integrals


  • basic concepts of statistics
  • distribution functions
  • combinatorics

Teaching methods

  • Lecture in english language
  • Discussion of basic concepts
  • Discussion of applications.

Mode of examination


Additional information

In General:

+++Lecture in english language+++

+++Supplementary Course of Modul "Advanced Building Physics"+++

+++Mandatory course for Master of Building Science, Module 1, first semester+++

Master Building Science & Technology - Kick-Off/Welcome Meeting:

  • to be announced for Winterterm 2019/2020

Schedule Winterterm 2018/2019: 

  • lecture take place every Friday from 11:00 - 13:00 pm, EI3A
  • Lecture start 04.10.2019
  • Detailed program see below
  • main Exam opportunity: End of January/Start of Feb 2020

Detailed Schedule: 

  • Fr 04.10.2019, 11:00 - 13:00, EI3A
  • Fr 11.10.2019, 11:00 - 13:00, EI3A
  • Mo 14.10.2019, 18:00 - 21:00, HS14A (Replacement for 18. and 25.10.)
  • no classes on 18.10.2019 and 25.10.2019; instead replacement!
  • No class on 01.11.2019, Allerheiligen)
  • Fr 08.11.2019, 11:00 - 13:00, EI3A
  • No class on 15.11.2019, Tag des Landespatrons)
  • Fr 22.11.2019, 11:00 - 13:00, EI3A
  • Fr 29.11.2019, 11:00 - 13:00, EI3A
  • Fr 06.12.2019, 11:00 - 13:00, EI3A
  • Fr 13.12.2019, 11:00 - 13:00, EI3A
  • Christmas holiday (no classes on 20.12.2019, 27.12.2019, 03.01.2020)
  • Fr 10.01.2020, 11:00 - 13:00, EI3A
  • Fr 17.01.2020, 11:00 - 13:00, EI3A
  • Fr 24.01.2020, to be announced ==> EXAM (extra registration necessery, see exams)

next Exam: October 2019 (based on lecture of 18/19). This exam is not intented for MBST students starting their first semester in 2019.


only via lecture2593@tuwien.ac.at (Subject: Number of lecture & issue)

E-Mails to other adresses can and will not be processed.

Important for Master of Building Science Students:

This lecture is part of Modul 1/first semester of the curriculum of Master of Building Science.. Modul 1 needs to be sucessful completed to be able to attend certain courses of the second semester. Therefore, please ensure to take the exam in time!



Examination modalities

  • written exam based on the presented and discussed conent.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.07.2020 00:00 05.03.2021 00:00 05.03.2021 00:00

Registration modalities

please sign in TISS for Access to TUWEL.

It is recommended to attend the lecture on a regular base.

If you can not register due to not having one of the mentioned curricular-numbers, please write to lecture2593@tuwien.ac.at.


The student has to be enrolled for at least one of the studies listed below



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

  • Mathematic as of school education
  • Interest in the subject.

Accompanying courses