Course: MIB
Summer term

Management Methods in Civil and Environmental Engineering (MIB)

Course contents

  • BIM based engineer cooperation
  • Organization and communication infrastructures
  • Process and workflow management
  • Agile project management
  • Exemplary application of the methods on examples from civil- and environmental engineering

Latest information

The next course will be offered in the summer semester 2023.

Current notes and announcements about the course are provided via Moodle.

General Informationen

Term Summer term
Lecture time Mondays 16:15 – 17:55
Room L5|01 45b / digital
Requirements Knowledge in computer science in civil engineering
Hours per week (SWS) 2 + 2
Creditpoints (CP) 6
Language of instruction German
Classification M.Sc. module for the courses:
M.Sc. Civil Engineering
M.Sc. Environmental Engineering
M.Sc. Engineering Management – Specialisation Civil Engineering
M.Sc. Computational Engineering
M.Sc. Informatics (Application Subject Building Informatics)
Lecture period Apr. 11th, 2022 – Jul. 15th, 20212
Schedule Mondays (weekly)
16:15 – 17:55
Lecturer Prof. Dr.-Ing. Uwe Rüppel
Phone +49 6151 / 16-21331
Consultation By appointment
Exercise adviser Jascha Brötzmann, M.Sc.
Consultation By appointment
Schedule Start 1. Exercise
  • May 9th, 2022
End 1. Exercise
  • May 29th, 2022
Start 2. Exercise
  • June 13th, 2022
End 2. Exercise
  • July 3rd, 2022
Issue and submission of the exercises via the platform Moodle. The registration is performed automatically by subscribing for the lecture in TUCaN.
Colloquia (participation mandatory) 1. Exercise
  • May 30th, 2022
2. Exercise
  • July 4th, 2022
Date July 25th, 2022
Time 2 pm
Room L506/11
90 min
Allowed aid Two hand written or printed DIN A4-pages, non programmable calculator
Registration Prior exam registration in TUCaN is required.
Exam review August 25th, 2022 4 pm
Registration via mail

Additional information for the exercises

Programming language: C#

Software: Microsoft Excel and Word; Visual Studio 2019; Autodesk Revit and Navisworks Manage 2021

  • Microsoft Office Microsoft Excel and Word can be obtained free of charge from May 2021 via the TU Darmstadt campus license.

Moodle: Registration for the course in moodle is completed upon TUCaN signup. Additional information is subsequently provided in Moodle.

Exercises: The exercise assignments will be done in groups of two to four. The students have about three weeks for each exercise during which consultation for explanations or handling problems is available.

At the end every exercise will be completed by a colloquium. In this colloquium the students must present and discuss their results and programming. The colloquium is obligatory.