This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
Module version of SS 2014
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|SS 2015||SS 2014|
MW2131 is a semester module in German language at Master’s level which is offered in summer semester.
This module description is valid from SS 2014 to WS 2019/20.
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|150 h||45 h||5 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
After that models explaining and classifying human performance and errors are discussed and applied in case studies. These models are a necessary element für resilient system design. All models and methods are supported by given examples from the automotive and aviation domain.
- analyze mechanisms of human behavior and to apply these in the context of reliability estimation
- analyze and evaluate human errors and match them to models given by literature
- analyze risk and evaluate mitigation strategies
- apply design rules and guidelines for resilient system design
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|VO||2||Human Reliability||Bengler, K. Prinz, T.||
|UE||1||Human Reliability Exercise||Bengler, K. Prinz, T.||
Learning and Teaching Methods
Description of exams and course work
There is a possibility to take the exam in the following semester.
Current exam dates
Currently TUMonline lists the following exam dates. In addition to the general information above please refer to the current information given during the course.