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Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Faculty of Transportation Engineering and Vehicle Engineering
1. Subject name Reliability, Safety and Security in the Vehicle Industry
2. Subject name in Hungarian Biztonság és megbízhatóság a járműiparban
3. Code BMEKOKAM660 4. Evaluation type mid-term grade 5. Credits 3
6. Weekly contact hours 2 (7) Lecture 0 (0) Practice 0 (0) Lab
7. Curriculum
Vehicle Engineering MSc (J)
8. Role
Specialization (sp) at Vehicle Engineering MSc (J)
9. Working hours for fulfilling the requirements of the subject 90
Contact hours 28 Preparation for seminars 8 Homework 0
Reading written materials 36 Midterm preparation 8 Exam preparation 10
10. Department Department of Control for Transportation and Vehicle Systems
11. Responsible lecturer Dr. Sághi Balázs
12. Lecturers Dr. Sághi Balázs
13. Prerequisites  
14. Description of lectures
Definition of the safety and the reliability, intoduction. Basic specification and analysis techniques. Introduction to vehicle industry standards with particular regard to the standard ISO 26262 . Safety levels, classification of functions.
Safety issues of the information systems of vehicules (cyber security). Vehicle vulnerabilities through classic automotive networks. Safety risks and defense in the vehicles connected to the internet or using V2X communication.
15. Description of practices
16. Description of labortory practices
17. Learning outcomes
A. Knowledge
  • knows the guidelines of the ISO 26262 standard for the automotive industry
  • is familiar with the concepts and mathematical apparatus of basic safety and risk analysis
  • is familiar with the development methods of safety-critical systems and safety architectures
  • is familiar with the numerical descriptive tools of reliability and the related calculation methods
B. Skills
  • capable of performing safety calculations based on a specification
  • can perform risk analysis calculations
C. Attitudes
  • is interested in the safety and reliability issues of autonomous vehicles
D. Autonomy and Responsibility
  • does its work in autonomous and responsible way
18. Requirements, way to determine a grade (obtain a signature)
For midterm grade: successful completion of the midterm exam. The final grade equals to the result of the midterm exam.
19. Opportunity for repeat/retake and delayed completion
The midterm exam can be retried once.
20. Learning materials
Lecture Notes
Effective date 10 October 2019 This Subject Datasheet is valid for 2023/2024 semester II