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Course MV-FBK-86523-K-4

Digital tools for Factory Planing II (1V+1L, 3.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K Lecture with exercise classes (V/U) 3.0 CP 62 h
1 V Lecture 14 h
1 L Practical course 14 h
(1V+1L) 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [4] Bachelor (Specialization)
Language [DE/EN] German or English as required
Area of study [MV-FBK] Manufacturing Technology and Production Systems
Additional informations
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Block event (3 lectures, 1 exercise)

Possible Study achievement

  • Verification of study performance: practical exercises (successful participation)
  • Details of the examination (type, duration, criteria) will be announced at the beginning of the course.
    Active participation in practical exercise required.


  • Use of new methods to optimize 3D printed parts
  • Design,
  • topology optimization,
  • 3D Printing

Competencies / intended learning achievements

1. Lecture

The students are able to

  • assign different additive manufacturing processes.
  • reproduce the process of fused deposition modelling.
  • classify the type of a topology optimization and to describe its process.

2. Exercise

The students are able to

  • use the advantages in design restrictions of additive manufacturing processes.
  • design components.
  • perform topology optimization.
  • use the process of fused deposition modelling.


  • Gebhardt, A.: Additive Fertigungsverfahren – Additive Manufacturing und 3D-Drucken für Prototyping - Tooling - Produktion, 2016.
  • Richard, H. A..: Additive Fertigung von Bauteilen und Strukturen, 2017.


For further information and course materials please consider the corresponding OLAT-course. (TU_KL_Prof. Aurich (FBK) - DWPG - 3D-Druck)

Requirements for attendance (informal)

Confident use of 3D-CAD software such as Siemens NX


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [MV-FBK-86523-K-4]

Module Name Context
[MV-FBK-202-M-4] Digital tools for Factory Planing II P: Obligatory 1V+1L, 3.0 LP