Course: GDI
Winter term

Basics of Engineering Informatics (GDI)

Course contents

  • Basics of engineer-specific object-oriented software development in C# (e.g. data structures, algorithms, object classes, user interaction)
  • Computer environments for engineering applications
  • Example applications of the methods and models from Civil- and Environmental Engineering, Geodesy and Traffic

Latest information

The tests are expected to be executed in presence.

The lectures are offered as hybrid learning arrangement, i.e. the lecture takes place in attendance at TU Darmstadt, but students can also join the lecture via Zoom. The link to the Zoom-Meetings will be published in Moodle. After the lectures are held, the videos will be uploaded.

additional information

Current notes and announcements about the course are provided via Moodle. Signing in in this course is mandatory and is automatically done then signing in to the Tucan module. If you have problems, write a mail to.

Tools for the exam:
a double-sided written or printed DINA4 sheet (1 sheet – 2 pages)

General Informationen

Term: Winter term
Start: Lecture: 19. October 2022
Exercise: 26. October 2022
Exam: 21. February 2023
Requirements: none
Hours per week (SWS): 2 + 2
Creditpoints (CP): 6
Language of instruction: German
Classification: B.Sc. module for the courses:
B.Sc. Civil Engineering
B.Sc. Environmental Engineering
B.Sc. Engineering Management – Specialisation Civil Engineering
B.Sc. Computational Engineering
Schedule Friday (weekly)
13:30 – 15:10
L402 / 1 + 2
Zoom (link in Moodle)
Lecturer Prof. Dr.-Ing. Uwe Rüppel
Phone +49 6151 / 16-21331
Consultation by appointment
Period Wednesday
13:30 – 15:10
Lecturer M.Sc. Maximilian Gehring
Phone +49 6151 / 16-21822
Consultation Wednesday
10:00 – 11:00
or by appointment via mail
Start Week 44, 2022
Termine in Moodle ZOOM (link will be published in Moodle)
1. Test 16.12.2023
2. Test 26.01.2023 – 27.01.2023
Retake-Test expected on week 6 2023
Exam (winter term) 21.02.2023 (90 min)