FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. techn. Franz Werner Head of Degree Program Health Assisting Engineeringfranz.email@example.com T: +43 1 606 68 77-4381 F: +43 1 606 68 77-4389 Room: D.1.35 Favoritenstraße 226 1100 WienLectures 2021/22Engineering> Introduction in Health Assisting Engineering VO Health Assisting Engineering moreIntroduction in Health Assisting Engineering VOLector: Dr. Harald Jagos, Lena Rettinger, MSc, FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. techn. Franz Werner1SWS2ECTSLecture contents- Introduction to the research field of Health Assisting Engineering - Introduction to the concept of quality of life, as well as to possibilities of supporting quality of life by means of technical aids - Current developments in the research field and in the environment of the study program Health Assisting Engineering - Overview of the current state of R&D in the field of health technologies- Focus on assistive robotics, categories, areas of application, possible benefits, challenges in R&D - Focus on wearable electronics for gait and movement analysis and for controlling physical activity levels; application areas, challenges and testing in practice; - Current project and product examplesAssessment methodsFinal exam Final written examinationTeaching methodsLecture, group workLanguageGerman> Communication systems and data security ILV Health Assisting Engineering moreCommunication systems and data security ILVLector: FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Manuel Koschuch, Bakk.techn., Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Michael Urbanek, BA BSc MSc, FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. techn. Franz Werner1.5SWS3ECTSLecture contents- Technical communications, communication methods, communication patterns - Basics of IT security and encryption - Basic functioning of the Internet, - Structure of packets, functions and services within the OSI layers (Ethernet, TCP, UDP) - Network components and devices - Network topologies - Overview of communication in the field of smart home and Internet of Things. Lab exercises on: - Network simulation, - network design and maintenance, - Networks in the Smart-Home area - IT security in networksAssessment methodsContinuous assessment Exercise hand-ins on an individual basis Lab protocols as hand in Final written examinationTeaching methodsLecture and interactive discussion Lab exercises Home exercisesLanguageGerman> Excursion SE Health Assisting Engineering moreExcursion SELector: Carina Ball, BSc MSc, Barbara Chaloupek, MAS, Andreas Huber, MSc, Rupert Kluhs-Preißler, BSc., Ing. Harald Lepuschitz, BSc MSc, Ines Nechi, BSc MSc, Ing. Kevin Pajestka, FH-Prof. DI Jörg Pogatscher, Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Franz Pühretmair, Mag. Markus Raffer, Philipp Steininger, Akad. BM, FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. techn. Franz Werner1.5SWS2ECTSLecture contentsExcursions to companies/organisations from the fields of therapy, diagnostics and technology Reflection on product developments and (research) projects in the subject area Participation in a congress in the field and linking theory and practiceAssessment methodsFinal exam Seminar paperTeaching methodsExcursion to companies, research facilities, other institutions or congresses related to the field of Health Assisting Engineering.LanguageGerman> Exposé SE Health Assisting Engineering moreExposé SELector: FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. techn. Franz Werner0.5SWS1ECTSLecture contents- Formulation of a research question (operationalisation, formulation of objectives) - Selection of a master thesis topic - Analysis of research methodological approaches (instruments) - Guidelines of the course of studies on master thesis topics and the procedure of submission, processing, supervision and assessment - Preparation of an exposé - Discussion of the topics proposed by the students for their Master's thesesAssessment methodsFinal exam Submission of an exposé of the planned master thesis (seminar paper). Attention - there is no final exam, but the course is completed with the submission of the exposé.Teaching methodsLecture, group discussions and individual consultationLanguageGerman> Microcontroller applications ILV Health Assisting Engineering moreMicrocontroller applications ILVLector: Florian Güldenpfennig, FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. techn. Franz Werner1.5SWS3ECTSLecture contentsDigital and analog inputs and outputs, ADC Communication via bus systems (UART, SPI, I2C) Interrupts and timers on the microcontroller Memory systems on the microcontroller Sensors and actuators for microcontrollers Programming with Arduino and Processing Creating software functions to read sensors and control actuators, Using communication interfaces to exchange data with applications and apps.Assessment methodsContinuous assessment Individual exercises, group project, Written final examTeaching methodsLecture with accompanying exercises in distance learning and a project assignmentLanguageGerman> Qualitative methods of needs assessment and evalua… Health Assisting Engineering moreQualitative methods of needs assessment and evaluation ILVLector: Carina Hauser, Bakk.rer.soc.oec. M.A., Mag.a Andrea Kerschbaumer, BSc MSc, FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. techn. Franz Werner2SWS4ECTSLecture contents- Philosophy of science, research paradigms with regard to qualitative and quantitative research - Qualitative and quantitative epistemology - Developing a research question - Differences and similarities of different qualitative methods - Introduction to epistemology - Qualitative data collection (interviews, focus groups, participant observation, etc.) - Use of qualitative methods for eliciting needs, contexts of use and other framework conditions as well as for evaluation in the context of product development processes - Qualitative data analysis methods - Practical project with users for needs assessmentAssessment methodsContinuous assessment Handing in the individual exercises Participation in the interactive elements Evaluation of the seminar paperTeaching methodsInteractive lecture with exercises, seminar work as group projectLanguageGerman> Masterthesis Seminar SE Health Assisting Engineering moreMasterthesis Seminar SELector: Carina Hauser, Bakk.rer.soc.oec. M.A., Carissa Klupper, BSc MHPE, Kathrin Mühlhauser, BSc MSc, Lena Rettinger, MSc, Dr.in scient. med. Agnes Sturma, BSc MSc, FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. techn. Franz Werner1SWS2ECTSLecture contents- Presentation of individual sections or the status of the Master's thesis - Data collection and analysis - Advice on further work - Critical discussion and reflection of one's own work and that of others as well as defence of one's own research approach - Scientific theoretical approachesAssessment methodsContinuous assessment Active participation in tasksTeaching methodsIndividual feedback, presentations, working on case studies, discussions in small groups and in plenary, reflection on own workLanguageGermanPublications The publications of Franz Werner written at FH Campus Wien can be found in our publication database, others in the personal web space.