The construction sector is in need of all-round civil engineers with a strong practical orientation. To meet this need, the Bachelor program combines the fundamentals of civil engineering and business administration with personal development to form a comprehensive package. Our intensive exchange with companies such as FCP, ÖBB, PORR and STRABAG SE continuously increases the quality of training and at the same time makes you a sought-after employee.
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Application period for the academic year 2021/22
19th October 2020 to 13th July 2021
tuition fee / semester:
+ ÖH premium + contribution2
One time: package of norms ca. € 320-350,-
1 Tuition fees for students from third countries € 727,- per semester
2 for additional study expenses (currently up to € 83,- depending on degree program and year)
You are fascinated by everything that has to do with construction. You are particularly interested in scientific contexts, mathematical questions, enjoy technical drawing and have a good basic understanding of business. Personally, you are structured, work well under pressure and enjoy working with others. You have an analytical mind and act in a practical and solution-oriented manner.
In the 20 years and more that FH Campus Wien has been running civil engineering programs, the university of applied sciences has built up a wealth of expertise and a broad network that offers you numerous possibilities during your program, when seeking an internship and when embarking on a career. This network includes construction firms such as STRABAG SE, which also cooperates with FH Campus Wien in the further education of its staff. You may, furthermore, participate in R&D projects and in developing the dialog between practice practical application at the university while making contacts for your future professional life. To give one example, the faculty, in partnership with Vienna University of Technology and Graz University of Technology, is developing a practical engineering model to determine actual shear resistance in existing reinforced concrete bridges where this appears to be too low for continued use according to current calculation models. Elsewhere we offer regular training through our series of seminars dealing with selected topics from the construction business. Practical relevance is also guaranteed at our Campus Lecture evenings, which are open to all and feature contributions from prominent experts.
The combination of structural engineering, economics and soft skills makes this generalist degree program a practical education for all-round civil engineers. As a graduate, you are up to the demanding tasks of construction site project management and can immediately take on a role in any construction company. In addition to the content and excellent career prospects, the FH Campus Wien degree program provides numerous other advantages: You will learn in small groups and benefit from the excellent FH Campus Wien network with top companies such as STRABAG SE, PORR, ÖBB and FCB. Alone the excellent reputation the degree program enjoys in the construction industry is a useful building block for your career.
Your educational background has given you a solid foundation in technology, business and personal development; you have also covered the core subjects of construction management, the construction industry, fundamentals of design, civil engineering and theory and structural engineering.
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Heinrich Bruckner, Robert Polanszky, Dipl.-Ing., MBA Mario Pototschnik
Basics of building materials, particularly civil engineering materials such as concrete, metal, wood, synthetics, mortar, glass, binding agents. Laboratory exercises (building materials, building physics and foundation construction) supplement the lecture.
Final grade in Building Materials and Laboratory includes these components: lecture: final exam Practical exercise (building materials and foundation construction): experiment report (handwritten in the seminar following the respective experiment; delayed reports are not accepted).
Lecture and practical exercises in lab (work clothes required).
Lector: Mag.iur. Henriette Huber
Public Law: Basics of the Austrian Constitution and administration, law of the European Union; Civil Law: Basics, Law of Contracts: validity, contractual terms, violation of contract, commercial law including company law;
practical lecture with opportunity for discussion
Lector: Anja Christensen, BA, Barry Jenkins, BSc (Hons), FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik
Business & Construction Topics: 1: You & Your Company Grammar: adjectives to describe people, comparatives, hypothetical questions Skills: talking about yourself & your company 2: Construction & Civil Engineering Related vocabulary Skills: understanding industry-specific texts; explaining technical terms 3: That’s How We Build a House: film input Related vocabulary: excavating, concrete, framing, electricity, plumbing, heating and cooling, inside walls and outside walls 4: Presentation skills
Written work will be assessed according to these criteria: -task achievement -structure (organisation and cohesion) & fluency -accuracy of vocabulary -grammar Test: 60% Classroom performance: 20% Distance learning: 20%
Lecture, pairwork, groupwork, discussions, role plays, writing tasks, self-study (research project; online collaboration)
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Robert Christian Hula
Basic knowledge in general chemisty and chemistry applied for construction together with their connection with practical building topics, concrete and physical topics.
5 Moodle tests and 1 final written exam. The overall grade is composed of all test results and the final written exam. The final written exam grading must be "4/genügend" or better. 100-90 % = A 89-80 % = B 79-70 % = C 69-60 % = D 0-59 % = E
Lector: DI. Dr.techn. Anton Pech
Lector: Mag. Stefan Potyka
1. Management-Model of St. Gallen 2. The 3 systems of accounting: - financial accounting - bookkeeping - coust accounting 3. Basics of controlling
Lector: Julia Kolm, BSc, DI Lukas Kruczynski, Lukas Mayr, B.Sc., Ing Andreas Vondrasek
The first lecture gives you an overview from CAD to Building Information Modeling (BIM). Topics: User Interface and Work Environment Settings and Options Working with Baseelements, modifying and multiplying Objects Numerical Input, Coordination Systems Working with ‚intelligent‘ Buildingobjects (Wall, Slab, Window, Door, Stair, …) Spaces, Areas, Dimensioning, Storeys, creating Sections, Views, Submission and works plans Layout, Plotting
Test at the own notebook (modeling a simple Building)
Lecture with LCD projector and collaboration of the students Exercises and self study
Lector: DI Dr. Christian Hölzl
1. Preliminary remarks 2. Types of representation 3. From the foundation to the excavation - orthographic projection 4. Ichnography, elevation and sheer plan of a building 5. Roof design 6. Illustrative images of spatial objects 7. Perspective pictures - the central projection 8. Shadow in parallel lighting
Final exam. The maximal number of points is 30. Points Mark ===== ==== 27 - 30 1 24 - 26 2 21 - 23 3 18 - 20 4 0 - 17 5
Learning guided by the the worksheets.
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Marek Szabo
Soil investigation, Soil mechanics, hydraulic soil behaviour, stresses in soil, settlement calculation
ILV: Seminar + Final Exam; Distance learning, active participation
1.2 Seminar + 0.3 Distance Learning
Lector: Mag. Katharina Halbmayer, MSc. MAS
Mineralogy, Petrography, Geology, Engineering Geology
written test participation
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Elisabeth Salomon
I. Basic Notions of Physics II. Classical Mechanics III. Oscillators and Waves IV. Thermodynamics and Fluids V. Acoustics VI. Electrostatics and Electrodynamics VII. Optics
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Leonidas Gerald Schafferer
Lector: DI Herbert Kothmayer
definition of statics and strength of materials, static of rigid body, center of cravity, moment of area, structural analysis, truss, primary structure
written exam after the course
The students explore the elementary functions and their applications. 1 Introduction 1.1 Basic sets 1.2 Intervalls 1.3 Numbers 1.4 Absolute value 1.5 Integer exponent 1.6 Rational exponent 1.7 Polynomials 1.8 Solving equations and inequalities 1.9 Functions 2 Complex numbers 3 Matrices 3.1 Definition of matrices and some special matrices 3.2 Arithmetic operations 3.3 Determinant 4 Linear systems of equations 5 Vectors and vector spaces 5.1 Vectors 5.2 Vector spaces 5.3 Linear combinations 5.4 Eigenvalues ​​and Eigenvectors
Participation: 6 examples, 2 points Final exam: 3 examples, 6 points The maximal number of points is 30. Points Mark ===== ==== 27 - 30 1 24 - 26 2 21 - 23 3 18 - 20 4 0 - 17 5 Permitted accessories and aids: pocket calculator, formula collection
Lecture containing numerous exercises
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Stefan Lederbauer
Principles of surveying, Position measurements, Altimetry, Equipment and tools, Distance measurements, Basics of satellite surveying, Basics of photogrammetry, Basics of theory of error, Most frequent tasks in practice, Basic legal foundations for practical application
VO: self-study + final written exam
2 LP VO
Lector: DI (FH) Clemens Häusler, MSc
basics of building physics: - heat insulation - energy certificate - moisture protection - sound insulation - room acoustics
final written exam
Introduction to Rhino3D using the example of curves and surfaces Parametric drawing with Grasshopper Optimization with Galapagos
Lecture with examples
Shear strength parameters of soil, shallow foundations and design of shallow foundations, earth pressure theories and design of gravity wall
LE: S + examination (written form); HW
1,2 LP VO + 0,3 LP Homework
Lector: TB Ing. Johannes Pestal
Basics of Health and Safety on workplaces Liability of enterprises Managementsystems (HSEQ) Coordination of construction works Safety of machinery Risk assessment Basics of the industrial (labor) law
power point slides pictures (documentations) videos
Business & Construction Topics: 1: Green Building Grammar: idiomatic phrases with prepositions; subordinate clauses of result and purpose; future tenses Skills: discussing various aspects of green building using relevant vocabulary; explaining & interpreting visual input 2: Architecture built to heal Skills: listening comprehension; assessing the impact of buildings on the community; summing up video input; writing a short text describing a construction project; expressing opinions Vocabulary: useful phrases for expressing opinions, agreeing and disagreeing, giving advice, suggesting; 3: Human Resources/ applying for a job: Skills: writing a covering letter and a CV, successful job interviews 4: Health and Safety Skills: describing risks and hazards; understanding safety regulations, researching information on health-based building standards
Test 60% Distance learning 20% Classroom Performance 20%
Seminar: lecture, group work, pair work, discussions, role plays, film input Distance Learning
Lector: Arch. Dipl. Ing. Wilfried M. Schermann, Dipl.-Ing.in Dr.in Hildegard Sint
Continuation of the knowledge gained from the first semester with group formation for the upcoming planning tasks. Technical planning - architectural design with design description, constructive considerations with Deskription, entry plan (floor plan, section, view) as well as a description of the construction will be developed according to the project.
Clef in accordance with regulations: 50% architectural and structural design and design Deskription, Design considerations 50% submission planning + construction description.
Structural planning exercise in architecture and construction with groups up to max. 5 students
Lector: DI Tobias Kurtze
- Basics for the cost-calculation - Organisation of the site-equipment - Working schedule - Basics for power unit engineering - Construction equipment - Basics for underground work - Drilling equipment
Final examination (in writing)
80 % lectures in school, 20 % lectures in the internet
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Hubert Hager
- General Introduction to terminology related to the construction industry - Conducting a building project - Planning - Construction Market Survey - Standardization - Trade, Commerce and Industry Regulations - Engineering - Surveying - Labor Law - Preparatory Work - Cost Controlling on the Construction Site
classroom participation Final written exam (Lecture and Distance Learning)
Lecture 1 SWS, 25% Distance learning
Lector: FH-Prof. DI (FH) Karl Kaineder
Legal provisions in regional planning, building law and commercial plant regulations / Links between public building regulations and other fields of law / The Vienna Building Code and the relevant subsidiary laws (structure, urban planning, plot provision, provisions on land use intensity, autorities and stakeholders) / "Subsidiary provisions" to the Building Code in Vienna / overview commercial plant regulations in austria.
Written examination after conclusion the lectures
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Christian Salzer
Facts on steel Standards: overview requirements according Eurocode 1993-1 Design and computation of -plate girders -truss girders -frame construktions -welded and bolted Connections Examples for training
ILV: S + written exam; FL perm.M, S
2,5 LP VO + 0,5 LP distance training
Lector: DI Dr. techn. Patrick Huber, BSc., FH-Prof. DI Dr.techn. Markus Vill
-characteristic values for steel and concrete -mode of action of reinforced concrete -Basics for the analysis of the ultimate limit state -Basics for the construction of the reinforcement -Analysis of the ultimate limit state for -bending -bending with axial force -training-works
ILV: S + final exam, (90 min) and case study; FL perm. M, S. Basis vor the Evaluation ist lecture "Statik und Festigkeitslehre 1VO". 20% of test can consist of the content of "Statik und Festigkeitslehre".
2,5 LP VO + 0,5 LP distance learning
stress analysis (axial stress, shear stress, bending stress), strain, stability analysis, deformation
written exam after the course requirements for taking the exam: Execution and finalization of the Construction Engineering – Laboratory
1. Differential Calculus 2. Integral Calculus 3. Numerical Methods
Final written examination
Lecture, with numerous exercises
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Stefan Lederbauer, Dr. Stefan Niedermayr
Levelling: Checking of the equipment, levelling along a line, determination of a cubature Totalstation: Setting up of the equipment, goniometry in a whole set, checking of the index-error, measuring of detailpoints
Attendance/participation/hand-over of records, computations and CAD-map
Measurement practices, computations
Lector: Ing. Robert Jungwirth
The importance of cost estimation in the expiration of the building site will be discussed. The function mode of the construction software RIB iTWO will be explained based on practical examples.
Presence and cooperation Remote teachings and evaluation of the practical exercises Moodle - Test
Lecture / presentations /practical examples / independent development of solutions / software
Soil Improvements; deep foundation
Lecture: Final Exam, Distance Learning, Continuous Assessment
1,2 LP VO + 0,3 LP Distance Learning
Lector: FH-Prof. Mag. Dr. Manfred Steiner
The nature of studying?; types of learners; physiological basis of learning; brain structure; memory – patterns of memory; problem solving strategies; knowledge processing; basics of efficient learning; rules of learning; learning inhibitions; accurate reading; motivation; plans for studying; types of examinations; coping with examinations; exercises for mental efficiency; NASA game.
Lecture: oral and written; final exam
1,2 LP lecture + 0,3 LP distance learning
Selectet areas of public law relevant to the construction industry. Administrative criminal law under application of high court decisions Overview of industry-relevant justice criminal
Evaluation of the presentation.
Interactive lecture, group work, discussion of judicature examples, presentations
Lector: Barry Jenkins, BSc (Hons), FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Andrea Zimpernik
Business & Construction Topics: DIY tasks & Design Rules: worksheets & film input Skills: describing procedures, explaining tasks, applying design rules, dealing with numbers & arithmetic operations Structural Systems – attaching and supporting: worksheets Vocabulary: professional terminology for structural elements and loads Skills: identifying structural elements; describing technical drawings, explaining load and stress; Grand Designs Video input: worksheets Skills: understanding an authentic film; construction-related vocabulary, documenting the building process, analysing major challenges during construction Expressing Opinions: worksheets & film input Skills: useful phrases for expressing opinions, agreeing and disagreeing; analysing a field-specific talk
Written work will be assessed according to these criteria: - task achievement - structure (organisation and cohesion) & fluency - accuracy of vocabulary - grammar Test: 60% Classroom performance: 20% Distance learning: 20%
lecture, discussions, pair-/groupwork, role plays, presentations, distance learning
Lector: DI Monika Ilg, Dipl.-Ing. Stefan Perschy
Public Procurement and tendering with the service description for constructions. You learn about the basics of the current BVergG (federal act on public procurement) and common standards. Contents of the LB-HB 021 Examination of offers according to the BVergG Element method of ÖNORM B1801-1 Building Information Modeling and tendering
Moodle-Test and excercises
Bring your notebook and create the specifications with the softwaretools of ABK
Lector: DI Matthias Kendlbacher, Arch. Dipl. Ing. Wilfried M. Schermann
Introductory lecture, project meeting and task fixation Execution planning (polishing plan floor plan and section), execution Details and Construction process description. constructive action descriptions and (lateral entrants) constructive calculations. Building physics calculation and verifications.
Grade scale according to the examination regulations: 25% construction plan, 20% construction Details and 5% Construction scheduling, 35% building physics , 15% for construction.
exercise in groups from 5 up to max. 6 students - every student is equaly responsible for team results.
1. Civil engineering and road construction - Production of materials on site - deposits, dosage, concrete mixer - Use of materials on site - pouring, compaction, after treatment of concrete - Concrete formwork, reinforcement 2. Transport and construction support - Transport of materials on site - cranes, pumps - construction support 3. Tunneling - Construction equipment for tunneling by drill and blast - Construction equipment for tunneling with tunnel boring machines
Final examination in writing
Lector: Bmstr. Ing. DI(FH) Robert Weber
o Basics of calculation Ö Norm B 2061 ( Austrian Norm ) o Labour cost , material cost, plant cost - to learn to break down a rate o precalculation , quotationcosting, job order costing , costing during the work,produkt costing analysis o Analytical estimating o on costs , overhead costs, o To learn the differenc between full costs and direct costs o to fill in spreadsheets K 3 / K4 / K5 / K6 / K7 o exchange movements of prices according the Ö Norm B 2111
VO : S + final exame ,FL perm M,S In the case of absence or negative judgement the check occurs in dependence of the number of the students in written or verbal form.
1,2 VO + 0,3 distance learning
Introduction to academic working: data collection; structuring; table of contents; citiation; comments; attachments; table of figures; bibliography; index; typeface; academic working as a project.
UE: oral and written; final exam; writing short paper (5 pages); FL perm. M, S
1,2 LP UE + 0,3 LP distance learning
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Dipl.-Ing. Gunther Koppelhuber, M.Arch.(AA)
Specific building typology by presenting selected examples of: - educational buildings - accomodation buildings - events buildings - recreation and sports buildings - museum and exhibition buildings - administration buildings - office buildings - business buildings
Präsentation of the critical project analyses; Examination as a written test with systemic sketches;
Overview - Lecture, with video presentations (beamer, multimedia projections). Introduction to structure analysis. Correspondence instruction subsequently. Accomplishment of some building design, based on independent research by the student.
Lector: DI Michael Kaulfus, Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Oplustil
The course is intended to give the basics for the calculation of structures. It covers questions of the reliability of structures and in connection therewith the controlling of the planning and the erection of structures. Furthermore it covers the actions on structures which are to adopt for the calculations.
written examination after lectures, correspondence course, participation
Lectures, white-board, Power-point presentations
Lector: Ing. Hans-Heinz Machytka
The concept of project management and the motives for construction site control. Risk analysis of construction activity and its influenceability. Introduction management, controlling and management process. General management tools and methods. The overall task of project controlling and the OBS system. The work calculation as a target. The sub-process performance controlling as a focus with: Construction work key (BAS) -accounting, -budgeting -recording and controlling. Creating labor cost target/actual comparisons and setting up post-costing files. Incentive wage processing as a method of productivity assurance. EDP application: Auer; RIB iTWO; conSITE; MacSIV and IBA weekly planner.
Evaluation of the theory parts in report form. Evaluation of cooperation in practical exercises. Written test.
Lecture / presentations / media reports / reports and exercises to be worked out / software
Based on the individual construction process steps (tasks prior to construction, tasks in the course of the construction management and post project tasks), the rights and obligations of the construction management will be commonly documented, interpreted and the backgrounds will be presented. In addition to creating the theoretical basis, the focus will be put on practical work. The importance of cost estimation in the expiration of the building site will be discussed. The function mode of the construction software AUER Success will be explained based on practical examples.
Attendance and participation Remote teachings and evaluation of the practical exercises written examination practical examination AUER
Lecture / presentations /practical examples / independent development of solution approaches / software
Construction and analisys of steel construction with compression Buckling of members under compression
ILV: S + written exam; FL perm. M, S
1,2 LP VO + 0,3 LP distance learning
Lecture: Ultimate limit state for sollicitations by vertical force (shear), torsion, combined effects (torsion and shear), minimum and maximum reinforcement degree, unreinforced and lightly reinforced concrete structures. serviceability limit state: limitation of crack-widths, calculation of deformations. distance learning: design of a simple structure of reinforced concrete
Lecture: Final Exam; Distance Learning; continuous assessment
lectures, white board, power point-presentations project work in small groups, presentation of results
Calculation of continuous beams Calculation of archs Loadings
VO: Seminar + Final Exam; Distance learning continuous (oral + written)
1,5 LP VO
1. Introduction 2. First order ODEs 3. Second order ODEs 4. Computational solution of ODEs
Final written examination with 6 computation problems, each 5 points. Written examinations adhere to the policy and regulations of the department of Building and Design. Marking scheme: 27 - 30 marks ... Very good (1) 24 - 26 marks ... Good (2) 21 - 23 marks ... Satisfactory (3) 18 - 20 marks ... Sufficient (4) 0 - 17 marks ... Not sufficient (5) Permitted accessories and aids: pocket calculator, formula collection
Lector: Arch. OStR HSProf. DI Dr. Karl Mezera
Create specifications which correspond to the high requirements of the current BVergG Contract Award criterias Service description LB-HB 020 Accounting Constructionwork
test and tutorial
Learning general methods and exercise these methods by applying ABK.
fundamentals of contractual claim management on the basis of ÖNORM B 2110 o additional services o alterations in the nature of services o alterations in the external factors surrounding performance o quantity changes (increase, decrease) o claims for changes in renumeration according to ÖNORM B 2110 o obstruction of labor processes o acceleration of labor processes o quantity changes of agreed services (the contractor's view / the client's view) o decrease in productivity o effects of over time on performance o calculation of cost overrun
Lecture: Seminar + Final Exam; Distance Learning; continuous assessment
1,2 VO + 0,3 Distance Learning
Construction elements of steel structures Composite steel structures Fatigue and fatigue resistance Manufacture and Installation of steel structures Calculation of production costs of steel structures Quality management, tolerances Final inspection of steel structures Training examples
Residential and tenancy law. Land Registry Law - deepening through practical examples.
Assessment of the presentation of the students.
Interactive lecture, presentations, group work
Business and Construction Topics 1: Film input: domes Vocabulary: dome construction vocabulary Skills: listening for gist and for detail; researching and presenting information 2: Construction Law Grammar: legal terminology, passives Skills: summarizing texts on legal issues; presenting / explaining legal cases & issues 3: Competition: Grammar: idiomatic language Skills: expressing opinions, holding professional meetings and negotiations 4: Writing abstracts: Skills: writing for academic purposes: identifying structure in texts; paragraph structure
Assessment: Note that each element that makes up your mark MUST be positive Test (90 mins): 60% Classroom performance: 20% Distance learning: 20% Grading scheme: 0 - 59% Grade 5 60 - 69% Grade 4 70 - 79% Grade 3 80 - 89% Grade 2 90 - 100% Grade 1
• Lecture, role plays, pair work, group work, webquests, discussions • Distance learning: presentations
Lecture + Distance Learning Distance Learning: Power Point presentations on detailed tasks to enhance subject materials
Lector: FH-Prof. DI Claudia Link
The obligatory 8-week work placement in a construction company forms the basis of the Bachelor Thesis, which has to be written subsequently or during the work placement. Thereby the student should not only acquire content-related know-how, but also become familiar with writing academic papers.
Seminar paper: assessment by supervising lecturer Presentation of seminar paper: assessment by DI Link The final grade is made up of the two grades: assessment by lecturer and assessment of seminar paper presentation.
8-week work placement writing a seminar paper presentation of the seminar paper
Communication – explaining terminology; communicative preconditions; forms of communication; making a presentation (rhetoric); preparatory work; word definition; basic models for speech situations; characteristics of a coherent speech; breathing exercises and speech practice; accurate breathing; accurate speaking; non-verbal communication; facial expressions, gesture; proximity; outfit
UE: final exam; FL perm. oral and written
Lector: DI Rainer Klemenjak, Dipl.-Ing. Christian Salzer, Dipl.-Ing. Reinhard Schneider
Group work of up to six students
Lector: DI Dr. Karl Heinz Hollinsky
- load bearing systems - materials - copula - solid wall beams - curved beams - fire protection
Seminar + Final Written Exam; continuous assessment
2,5 LP Lecture + 0,5 LP Distance Learning Lecture + Distance Learning
The nature of studying?; types of learners; physiological basis of learning; brain structure; memory – patterns of memory; problem solving strategies; knowledge processing; basics of efficient learning; rules of learning; learning inhibitions; accurate reading; motivation; plans for studying; types of examinations; coping with examinations; exercises for mental efficiency; NASA game;
VO: oral and written; final exam
Introduction to NLP; mental competence; exercises;
lecture: oral and written; final exam
1 LP lecture
"Operational construction site management" with a focus on results and cost controlling. Strategy accounting and strategy project controlling. Basics of costing, construction profit and loss accounting and determination of company results. Management tool work costing. Cost target/actual comparison. Budget target/actual comparison. Requirements and tasks of an effective manager. Efficient organizational structures and company conception.
work assignments in report form written test
Lecture / presentations / reports to be prepared / software
In this course the general conditions for the work placement are presented, followed by a discussion of the students' questions. Once the Bachelor Theses have been submitted, the students have to present their papers for approx. 5 to 8 minutes in class.
Assessment of Bachelor Thesis by supervising lecturer and Ms. Link Assessment of Bachelor Thesis presentation by Ms. Link The final grade is made up of above two grades, as well as according to the criterias of the guideline.
Presentation and discussion of guidelines. Short speeches to present the Bachelor Theses individually
Lector: FH-Prof. DI Dr.techn. Markus Vill
Special cases of the dimensioning, constructions of structural elements of buildings, bearing systems, quality management, execution of structures, Basics of the prestressed concrete
ILV: S + final examen; FL perm. M, S
lecture, white board, ppt.presentations
Lector: DI DI Dr Simon Handler
Description of the functionality and applications of system components and their combinations in the design of plumbing-, heating-, cooling- and ventilation- installations.
Written examination after completion of the lectureship
Lector: Ing. Mag.(FH) Wolfgang Pölz, MSc, MBA
- Principles of management systems - Management of processes and projects - Standards and their application (i.e ISO 9001:2015) - Integrated Management Systems focussin on Health, Safety, Environment and Quality - Business Excellence based on EFQM-model
proactive working, written exam
Flipped classroom, seminar, self-study
Lector: Ing. Roman Weigl, MSc
Description of the functions and applications of measurement, control and control equipment, Elevator equipment, security systems and electrical building installations. Guide to the implementation of economic investigation.
Business & Construction Topics: 1: Tools: worksheets Vocabulary expansion 2: Construction: Bridges: worksheets & film input Skills: analysing construction problems; explaining how forces work; Vocabulary: vocabulary for building bridges 3: Presentation skills: visuals, trends, graphs: worksheets & film input Grammar: describing trends: tenses, adjectives/adverbs, prepositions Skills: dealing with figures, explaining graphs and charts 4: College Architecture: film input & worksheets Skills: discussing advantages and drawbacks of innovative designs for colleges; writing & presenting a summary
Written work will be assessed according to these criteria: -task achievement -structure (organisation and cohesion) & fluency -accuracy of vocabulary -grammar Test: 60% Classroom performance: 20% E-learning: 20%
lecture, classroom discussion, pairwork, groupwork, role plays, presentations, e-learning
Lector: Mag. Wolfgang Hussian
Conclusion of the contract Representation on site Interpretation of the terms of contract Security Unit price contract Lump sum contract Billing Delay Take over Defect liability Duty to warn Compensation for damages Penalty
Lecture and distance learning.
Lecture and distance learning Distance learning: Building construction lecture: students are allocated some topics covered in the lecture and prepare Power Point presentations, which provide more detailed explanation as well as practical use of the material presented.
Lector: Univ.- Lekt. Dipl.- Ing. Wolfgang Mattes, Univ. Lektor Prof. MinRat DI Dr. Thomas Wiederstein
General ecolocigal basics about Global Environmental and Ecological Problems Nature Conservation & Biodiversity Air Pollutions and Climate Change Ecological Sustainability in the context of Building & Construction Industry
Introduction History of Bridge Design Basis for the design Overview Materials and structural systems Loads Basis for the Design of cross sections Design of sustainable bridge structures Basis for bridge equipment Introduction construction methods
written examination 60 min.
ILV, Presentation with project team work
Lector: FH-Hon.Prof Hofrat DI Dr. Walter Potucek
Basics of the planning of railway-networks: basic-parameters, sections, gabarit, traffic-datas, buildings, bridges, approbation by authorities, organisation of the railway-enterprises, economy of railway installations
Lectures, white-board, power point presentations
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Gerhard Kidery, DI Dr. Michael Kleiser
The course takes place in two parts. In the first part the calculation and construction of civil engineering works for infrastructure (eg, bridges, underpasses) are presented as an introduction. On the basis of the first part simple engineering structures will be designed and depicted in drawings and plans in the second part of the lecture (project-work). The second part of the course will take place as a seminar. The partial results of the designs will be presented and discussed.
cont. assessment, participation, presentation, assessment of the project-work
Lecture, white-board , power point presentations Seminar work: Project work in the group with discussion of the results
Lector: DI DI Dr Simon Handler, FH-Prof. DI (FH) Karl Kaineder, Dipl. Ing. Hubert Kirchberger, Dipl.-Ing. Günter Klein, DI Michael Löschenbrand, FH-Prof. DI Christian Polzer, Dipl.-Ing. Christian Salzer, Dr. Manuel Ziegler, MSc
2,5 LP Lecture Lecture
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Andreas Rudisch
Lector: Univ.-Doz. DI Dr. Otto Nowak
Urban water management (an overview); water supply (urban water demand / consumption; water sources and extraction; water storage systems and tanks; water distribution networks – incl. design & dimensioning); sewerage (separate and combined sewer systems – incl. design & dimensioning; design and construction details; sewer rehabilitation); processes for wastewater treatment
Lectures & homework
Lector: FH-Hon.Prof Hofrat DI Dr. Walter Potucek, FH-Prof. DI Dr.techn. Markus Vill
Special cases for the design, building structures, quality management, construction of concrete structures, basic information of prestressed concrete structures
ILV: oral examination with assessment of project team work
Presentaion with project team work
Lector: DI Dr. techn. Patrick Huber, BSc.
- Learning of a commercially available structural analysis program based on the FEM - Modeling: from the real structure to a finite element model (2D/3D): bearing of RC structures, bedding, eccentricities, modeling of T-beams, stability - Avoidance of errors when using the FEM - Software based dimensioning of beams, slabs and columns
- Software supported calculation of internal forces and design (FEM) of exercise examples and preparation of reinforcement sketches, plausibility checks by analytical calculation. - Participation - The submission is via Moodle.
Training of a structural analysis software, sketches on the white board, Power-Point presentations
Lector: DI Dr. Alfred Weninger-Vycudil
Basics of road design and road construction.
in written form
practical oriented presentation and discussion of actual road design and construction topics
Lector: DI Lukas Antoni, Isabella Dornigg, MSc, Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Cristina Florit Schmid, Dipl.Ing. Manfred Gräber, Architekt, DI Monika Ilg, Ing. Robert Jungwirth, FH-Prof. DI (FH) Karl Kaineder, Dipl. Ing. Hubert Kirchberger, Dipl.-Ing. Dipl.-Ing. Gunther Koppelhuber, M.Arch.(AA), DI Michael Löschenbrand, Arch. Dipl.-Ing. Simon Oberhammer, FH-Prof. DI Christian Polzer, Dipl.-Ing. Christian Salzer, Dipl.-Ing.in Dr.in Hildegard Sint
Lector: Univ. Lektor Prof. MinRat DI Dr. Thomas Wiederstein
Overview of essential environmental acts in Austria including the European Union. Enviromental acts, European Union
Lector: Christiana Scholz, MA BA
Basics of personnel management, recruiting tools, human resources development, motivation and benefit system focusing on remuneration, leadership
Written exam at the end of the lecture
Lecture, discussions, individual work, group work, self-study
Lector: Univ.Lekt. DI Martin Car
This Course is aimed for students of the Bachelor'S Degree program. It deals with the context of waste management and construction. Based on waste requirements, the economic Factor "recycling" "deposit" etc. Important formalised requirements for construction sites will be discussed. Practical forms are presented and (e.g. in distance learning) worked through.
Written examination on 23rd March 2021 involving distance learning
Lecture, discussion, distance learning
Basics of labour law: sources of law, employment contract, different kinds of employments, rights and obligations of employer and employee, employment protection, termination of employment.
practical lecture with opportunity for discussion, cases
Lector: Mag. Thomas Kurz
Lector: Dr.-Ing. Lisa Theresa Lenz
Introduction to the principles of integral planning and the basics of Building Information Modeling as a method of integrated planning. Lectures on theory of BIM with a focus on 4D and 5D planning, BIM management as well as BIM and law. Guest lectures on different areas of application of BIM in practice will complement the theory.
Lector: DI Dr. Georg Atzl, Dipl.-Ing. Michael Proprenter
Lector: Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Carmen Dilch, MSc. MRICS, FH-Prof. DI (FH) Karl Kaineder
Lector: Dr. Alexander Demblin
Ppt. presentation, case studies, discussion
Language of instructionGerman
Number of teaching weeks18 per semester
*Subject to approval by the relevant bodies
TimesMon to Thu, 5.30 p.m.-9.30 p.m. classes also held on some Fridays, from 1 p.m.
ElectivesSelection and participation according to available places. There may be separate selection procedures.
As a well-trained civil engineer, you will help to plan or implement construction projects. For example, you can work as a site manager. Overall, you have a wide range of professional opportunities open to you on the client or contractor side: in construction companies, which include the entire construction industry, master builders, steel, light metal and wood construction companies, construction related trades, renovation and revitalization companies and the building materials industry, as well as in construction departments of local authorities, banks or insurance companies. You can also expect good career prospects in civil engineering and planning offices.
Master course for advanced professional training, part-time
Equivalence is determined by international agreements, validation or in individual cases a decision by the head of the academic section. In specific cases the head of the program may formally recognize a qualification.
Minimum age 20 (with three years of vocational school) or 22 years. You may have obtained your vocational qualification through a pertinent apprenticeship, foreman examination or verifiable occupation within the construction sector. Applicants opting for this admission route should contact the secretary's office for the necessary forms.
The first step in your application is to submit your online application. You will then receive an automated confirmation e-mail with your application form attached. This must be signed by hand and sent by mail together with the following documents:
Please send the above documents in paper form only to the following address: FH Campus Wien z.H. Bachelor Civil Engineering and Construction Management Favoritenstraße 226, P.1.07 1100 Vienna
Please note: It is not possible to save incomplete online applications. You must complete your application in one session. After completing the online application, you will automatically receive a confirmation e-mail to your e-mail address. If you have not received this within an hour, please contact the secretariat of the Department of Building and Design at firstname.lastname@example.org or +43 1 606 68 77-2200.
The admission procedure comprises a written test and an interview with the admission committee.
You will receive an invitation to the admissions procedure after positive examination of all relevant documents. You will receive the exact date and schedule for the admission interviews approximately one week before the date. Due to the increased amount of time required for the admission interviews, it is possible that additional admission appointments will be postponed - this depends on the number of applicants.
The admission interviews take place as video phone calls, please do not come to the FH. The dates are assigned and are not freely selectable.
If you have any questions regarding accessibility or if you have a specific need in the admission procedure due to an impairment, please contact Ursula Weilenmann for organizational reasons as early as possible at email@example.com.
Since we try to take into account individual needs due to disabilities when conducting the written admission test, we ask you to indicate in your online application to Weilenmann in which form you require support.
Your contact person in the department Gender & Diversity ManagementMag.a Ursula Weilenmann, Mitarbeiterinbarrierefrei@fh-campuswien.ac.athttp://www.fh-campuswien.ac.at/barrierefrei
Head of Degree Program Civil Engineering and Construction Management T: +43 1 606 68 firstname.lastname@example.org
Head of Master's Degree Program Architecture - Green Building
Head of Building and Design Department, Head of Master´s Degree Program Civil Engineering and Construction Management
Head of Bachelor's Degree Program Architecture - Green Building, Academic Staff
Head of Academic Course Technical Building Equipment, Structural Engineering and Rehabilitation Technology for the Real Estate Industry, Academic Staff
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