Fundamentals of Engineering Physics

Physical quantities and units, the basics of structural analysis (strength, force couples, moments), Newton's laws, equilibrium, the fundamentals of strength of materials (stress types, train, compression, bending, torsion, shearing off)

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

Steger et al. (2009): Techn. Mechanik 1, 4. Auflage, Wien, Verlag Hölder-Pichler-Tempsky

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Applied methods including macro and micro levels of teaching. Macro methods are case studies (calculations) and expert consultations. Micro methods are keynote lectures; presentation of examples and discussions. Students work individually as well as in pairs or groups, sometimes in the plenum.

Assessment methods and criteria

written exam in order to assess learning outcomes

Prerequisites and co-requisites

introduction class, no subject specific prerequisite

Infos

Degree programme

Technical Sales and Distribution Management (Bachelor)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

2.00

Language of instruction

German

Curriculum

Part-Time

Academic year

2021

Semester

1 WS

Incoming

Yes

Learning outcome

The graduates will be able to demonstrate different concepts in the field of technical physics. The students will be able to formulate solutions to simple problems in technical physics. They will also be able to perform simple calculations in the field of technical physics.

Course code

0480-18-01-BB-DE-M06c