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Module BI-MSCIFMT-011-M-6

e-learning 1 - Building simulation (M, 4.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
BI-MSCIFMT-011-M-6 e-learning 1 - Building simulation 4.0 CP (120 h)


CP, Effort 4.0 CP = 120 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [6] Master (General)
Language [EN] English
Module Manager
Lecturers of the department Civil Engineering
Area of study [BI-GST] Gebäudesysteme und Gebäudetechnik
Reference course of study [BI-88.D35-SG#2020] M.Sc. Real Estate and Facility Management [2020]
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Presence-Time /
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
Building simulation for design and operation
P 0 h 118 h
ja PL1 4.0 WiSe
  • About [BI-GST-WS006UE-K-6]: Title: "Building simulation for design and operation"; Self-Study: 118 h
  • About [BI-GST-WS006UE-K-6]: The study achievement [U-Schein] proof of successful participation in the exercise classes (ungraded) must be obtained. It is a prerequisite for the examination for PL1.

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: homework/term paper
  • Examination Frequency: each winter semester

Evaluation of grades

The grade of the module examination is also the module grade.


  • Introduction to a building simulation software
  • Parametric simulations of buildings, HVAC and solar systems

Competencies / intended learning achievements

On successfully completing the module students will be able to,
  • understand the potential of building simulation.
  • build a simple building model in the building simulation software and run a thermal simulation.


literature will be announced in lecture


documents provided in OLAT


mandatory registration via OLAT

Requirements for attendance (informal)

Recommendation: basic knowledge of building physics (identifier: BI-BTG-WS014VU-V-1) and technical building equipment (identifier: BI-GST-WS013VU-V-4)

Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Module / Module Number [BI-MSCIFMT-011-M-6]

Course of Study Section Choice/Obligation
[BI-88.464-SG] M.Sc. Facility Management International Studies [P] Compulsory
[BI-88.D35-SG#2020] M.Sc. Real Estate and Facility Management [2020] International Studies [P] Compulsory