Production Technology and Organization


Integrated course, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

• Dimensions and units
• Introduction to mechanics
- The laws of motion
- Newton's laws
- Work, energy and power
• Basics of thermodynamics
• Basics of electricity and magnetism
• Basics of light and optics
• Basics of atomic physics

Learning outcomes

Students repeat knowledge in science acquired in a secondary education. Subsequently, they learn the application of science in the field of mechanical engineering and production technology. The students have a corresponding basic knowledge in physics and chemistry and are able to apply this to specific questions in manufacturing technology.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Lecture notes; handouts; W. Stolz: Starthilfe Physik; Hering, Martin, Stohrer: Physik für Ingenieure; E.C. Mortimer, U. Müller: Das Basiswissen der Chemie; P.W. Atkins, L. Jones: Chemie einfach alles; T. Gerthsen: Chemie für den Maschinenbau mit den Teilen 1. Anorganische Chemie für Werkstoffe und Verfahren, 2. Organische Chemie für Kraft- und Schmierstoffe, Polymerchemie für Polymerwerkstoffe

Mode of delivery

Lectures and tutorials

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Assessment methods and criteria

Exercise examples and written or oral exams