wbk Institute of Production Science

Workshop 'Working Methods in Mechanical Engineering' (WBK, Lanza)

  • type: Others (sonst.)
  • chair: KIT-Fakultäten - KIT-Fakultät für Maschinenbau - Institut für Produktionstechnik
    KIT-Fakultäten - KIT-Fakultät für Maschinenbau
  • semester: SS 2020
  • lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gisela Lanza
  • sws: 1
  • lv-no.: 2150988
  • information:



1. Workshop: Project management
2. Workshop: Literature research, citation styles, scientific writing
3. Workshop: Production technology related content, practical production planning and optimization
4. Workshop: Scientific Presentation, inlcuding video analysis


Learning Goals:

The students are able to …

  • find appropriate data sources, evaluate and extract information.
  • apply a predetermined citation style correctly.
  • summarize information and results shortly and concisely in a written form.
  • design visual preparations of scientific problems or results and to make an oral presentation.
  • work in task-oriented cooperation as a team.



Attendance at the lecture "Arbeitstechniken für den Maschinenbau (2110969)" mandatory, limited number of participants, Registration via internet on http://www.mach.kit.edu.



The attendance, the passing of the colloquia and the active collaboration is required for all workshops. There will be no exam.



regular attendance: 11 hours
self-study: 49 hours

Language of instructionEnglish

Folien zur Veranstaltung werden nach dem jeweiligen Workshop über (https://ilias.studium.kit.edu/) bereitgestellt.

Lecture slides will be provided in follow-up to the respective workshop in Ilias (https://ilias.studium.kit.edu/).

Organisational issues

Bekanntgabe der konkreten Workshops erfolgt im Vorfeld.

The workshop dates will be announced in advance.