The laboratory offers a large variety of courses, all of them focusing on current issues of the industry. Diverse topics of the product creation from planning to embodyment will be discussed in lectures, exercises, practical courses and seminars. In addition to gaining basic knowledge of product development students have the opportunity to broaden/improve their skills in different aspects of the product development, CAE and optimization as well as lightweight design. Students will learn using current methods and procedures. For those students who are interested in product development and lightweight design we also offer semester (comparable to term papers), bachelor and master theses.