Facility & Real Estate Management PT
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Space & Workplace Management (E)

level of course unit

Introduction, fundamentals

Learning outcomes of course unit

Graduates are able to: - produce optimized allocation plans considering layout concepts. - take ergonomics into account. - harmonies plans for workplace design with EU directives.

prerequisites and co-requisites


course contents

- Knowledge of usage planning dependent on land use concepts - Workplace concepts, land management, relocation management - Land usage planning - Ergonomics - Furniture planning - EU directives on workplace design

recommended or required reading

- Blum, S.: Ergonomie am Arbeitplatz - Mit sehr wenig so viel bewegen!, KLV Staig, 1. Auflage, 2013 - Rondeau, E. P.; et al.: Facility Management, Wiley New York, 2. Auflage, 2006 - Nävy, J.: Facility Management, Springer Heidelberg, 4. Auflage, 2006

assessment methods and criteria

Tutorials, presentation, written examination

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, group work, presentation and discussion of tasks

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Andreas Gnesda

year of study

3. Year of studies

recommended optional program components


course unit code


type of course unit

Compulsory subject

mode of delivery

20% web-based self-learning unit, 80% in class course (integrative lecture)

work placement(s)

Not applicable