Engineering and Production Management

Work Term 1

Internship, 6.00 ECTS


Course content

• Implementation and practical application of the acquired theoretical
competences within the scope of the tasks at the partner company
• Concrete participation in value-adding processes and procedures in in-
house project teams and independent handling of company given tasks
• Documentation of the work carried out and tasks completed
• Definition and further development of personal fields of competence and

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, students are able to:

• Link the theoretically conveyed teaching contents with practical tasks in value-adding business processes and understand the resulting interactions
• Further develop the abilities to apply the competences acquired during the theoretical phases in the context of specific operational tasks
• Take on responsibility in the context of projects and subtasks at the partner company and thus further develop their own competences
• Improve their abilities for personal development and focus on their own strengths and interests at the workplace

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Lecture notes; handouts; M. Thaler, F. Mörchel: Duales Studium - der Wegbegleiter ins Berufsleben; A. Klein: Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten im dualen Studium; A. Beaugrand, Ä.-D. Latteck: Lehr- und Lernmethoden im dualen Studium: Wissenstransfer zwischen Theorie und Praxis;

Mode of delivery

Industrial placement

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Three-year COOP study program or relevant professional practice

Assessment methods and criteria

Work Term Report