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Project Work 1

Module name (EN): Project Work 1
Degree programme: Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019
Module code: FT26.1
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 1V+2PA (3 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 6
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Course component "Project Management" 60 min.
Course component "Project Work": Project work (80%), presentation (20%)
Weighting: Project Management 1, Project Work 5

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
FT26.1 Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2015, semester 5, mandatory course
FT26.1 Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.04.2016, semester 5, mandatory course
FT26.1 Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019, semester 5, mandatory course
45 class hours (= 33.75 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 146.25 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
FT04.1 Introduction to Automotive Engineering
FT04.2 Engineering Drawing
FT04.3 Engineering Mechanics I
FT04.4 Material Science
FT04.5 Principles of Design Engineering
FT09.1 Engineering Mechanics II
FT09.2 Machine Elements
FT09.3 Strength of Materials
FT15 Engineering Mathematics III

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
FT30 Engineering Project in English
FT32 Bachelor Thesis

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Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Jörg Hoffmann
Prof. Dr. Jörg Hoffmann
Professoren des Studiengangs

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Learning outcomes:
Course component "Project Management":
- After successfully completing this module, students will be familiar with the basics of project management, they will be able to assess specific challenges, decide on a suitable method of structuring and approach, and apply methods and tools.
- They will be able to design and manage projects themselves according to professional standards.
Course component "Project Work":
- Students will be able to work independently on a vehicle technical task in a team and present their results in the form of a written and oral technical documentation.

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Module content:
Course component "Project Management":
- Selection of a project management method that is suitable for the task at hand.
- Implementation of the task based on the chosen project management method.
Course component "Project Work":
A team of students will independently structure and process a vehicle engineering task and present their results in the form of a technical documentation. Topics from automotive engineering R&D work will be available for selection.

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Teaching methods/Media:
Course component "Project Management":
Seminaristic instruction, project meetings for the milestones set in the project plan.
Course component "Project Work":
Supervision of tasks in scheduled project meetings.

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Recommended or required reading:
Course component "Project Management":
- Lecture notes
Course component "Project Work":
Depends on task/assignment

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