Industrial Engineering & Management FT
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Manufacturing Technology

level of course unit

First cycle, Bachelor

Learning outcomes of course unit

Students are able to:
• define the most important manufacturing procedures including their advantages and disadvantages.
• analyse and assess technical and economic characteristics of manufacturing procedures.

prerequisites and co-requisites

not applicable

course contents

• Overview of manufacturing procedures from the areas basic forms, reshaping, joining, changing material properties and coating
• Shape cutting: turning, milling, drilling, grinding
• Stream cutting by employing autogenem flame cutting, plasma jets, electron jet cutting, laser cutting, water jet cutting
• Cutting off by using cutting tools including progressive cutting tools and combination cutting tools
• Basic forms: casting with lost moulds and with permanent moulds, sintering
• Forming: forging, rolling, shaping of sheet metal by bending, deep drawing, bending
• Fitting: welding technology, soldering technology, adhesive technology
• Change material properties: annealing, hardening, tempering and tempering
• Fundamental construction of machine tools and manucfacturing facilities with different processing procedures
• Practical determination of manufacturing key figures of different manufacturing procedures
• Measuring devices

recommended or required reading

• Behmel, et al. (2013): Industrielle Fertigung, 6. Aufl., Europa-Lehrmittel Haan
• Fritz, Schulze (2006): Fertigungstechnik, 7. Aufl., Springer Verlag Berlin
• Koether, Rau (2012): Fertigungstechnik für Wirtschaftsingenieure, 4. Aufl., Carl Hanser Verlag München
• Kief, Roschiwal (2013): CNC-Handbuch 2013/2014, Carl Hanser Verlag München

assessment methods and criteria

Written exam

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods


semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Director of Studies

year of study

First year of studies

recommended optional program components

not applicable

course unit code


type of course unit


mode of delivery

In-class course

work placement(s)

not applicable