Module Handbook

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Notes on the module handbook of the department Mechanical and Process Engineering

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Module MV-SAM-M162-M-4

Gas and Steam Turbines (M, 3.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
MV-SAM-M162-M-4 Gas and Steam Turbines 3.0 CP (90 h)


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [4] Bachelor (Specialization)
Language [DE] German
Module Manager
Area of study [MV-SAM] Fluid Mechanics and Turbomachinery
Reference course of study [MV-88.B10-SG] M.Sc. Energy and Process Engineering
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Presence-Time /
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
2V MV-SAM-86113-K-4
Gas and Steam Turbines
P 28 h 62 h - - PL1 3.0 SuSe
  • About [MV-SAM-86113-K-4]: Title: "Gas and Steam Turbines"; Presence-Time: 28 h; Self-Study: 62 h

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: oral examination (30 Min.)
  • Examination Frequency: each semester
  • Examination number: 10113 ("Gas and Steam Turbines")

Evaluation of grades

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


Clausius-Rankine cycle, gas and steam process, energy conversion in steam turbines, design of steam turbines, Joule process, stationary steam turbines, aeroderivatives, aircraft engines, control and operation of turbines, design of gas turbines, turbine blade cooling.

Competencies / intended learning achievements

The students will be able:
  • to understand thermodynamic cycles of steam and gas turbines
  • to describe and assess the energy conversion in steam and gas turbines
  • to understand the flow in steam and gas turbines
  • to assess the operating behavior of steam and gas turbines
  • to understand specific problems, e.g. turbine blade cooling


Will be announced during the course.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Module / Module Number [MV-SAM-M162-M-4]

Module-Pool Name
[MV-ALL-MPOOL-6] Wahlpflichtmodule allgemein
[MV-EVT-MPOOL-6] Wahlplichtmodule Energie- und Verfahrenstechnik