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Industrial Engineering and Ergonomics

(Students International Academy)

Fall Winter 2012/2013


Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. Christopher M. Schlick

Contact person

Dipl.-Ing. Marcel Mayer


The lecture Industrial Engineering and Ergonomics (L2/E2) is meant to serve as an introduction into the topic, demonstrating the students human factors related problems and solutions in modern industrial enterprises.

The students shall be enabled to put their acquired knowledge from the lecture into practice and to contribute actively to the design of work in industrial enterprises in their later professions.

Our knowledge and experience, gained in several research and consulting projects will be incorporated into the lectures on a regular basis – providing you with the most up to date information.


Lecture notes and exercises can be found in the L2P course room for this lecture.
Help & Support for students is available here and in our flyer.

For organizational reasons the lecture notes of single lessons will be available on our website only on Friday before the respective date of the lessons. We will not provide a printed version of the lecture notes. After the last lecture we will provide a file with the collected lecture notes. If you wish to receive email announcements about examination dates, vacant positions, or tenders for a thesis – just subscibe to our mailing list .



Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (Lecture); 1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. (Exercise)


Lecture hall: 1820|203 (Fo 3) in the Kármán-Auditorium, Eilfschornsteinstraße 15


Nr. Date Topic Tutor Phone
1 18.10.2012 Introduction into Industrial Engineering and Ergonomics
Download: Skript 1
Heinen, S. 80-99487
2 25.10.2012 Work organization
Download: Skript 2
Rannacher, A. 80-99471
3 08.11.2012 Modeling and optimizing working processes (workflows)
Download: Skript 3
Mertens, A. 80-99494
4 15.11.2012 Analysis of the time structure of working processes
Download: Skript 4
Stranzenbach, R. 80-99452
5 22.11.2012 Modeling and optimizing manual working processes with MTM
Download: Skript 5
Faber, M. 80-99466
6 29.11.2012 Occupational risk prevention
Download: Skript 6
Bröhl, C. 80-99434
7 06.12.2012 Work ecology
Download: Skript 7
Brandl, C. 80-99474
8 13.12.2012 Production Ergonomics
Download: Skript 8
Brandl, C. 80-99474
9 20.12.2012 Ergonomic design I
Download: Skript 9
Kuz, S. 80-99491
10 10.01.2013 Ergonomic design II
Download: Skript 10
Heinicke, A. 80-99456
11 17.01.2013 Computer and office work
Download: Skript 11
Bützler, J. 80-99489
12 24.01.2013 Remuneration and motivation
Download: Skript 12
Bröhl, C. 80-99434
13 06.02.2013 Recitation Class: 09:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
The date has been changed to the 6th of Feburary
(all instructors)

18.02.2013 Written Exam (see additional announcements)

Notification: The recitation class on the 6th of Feburary 2013 will take place in the offices of the corresponding instructors.


All written exams of the IAW take place on Monday 18th February 2013. For organizational questions regarding the examination please feel free to contact us: E-Mail:

Additional information regarding the examination Industrial Engineering and Ergonomics can be found at the Examination Area ...