||M.Sc. (Tech) 1 |
|Teacher(s) in Charge
Professor, Ph.D. Andrzej Kraslawski
After fulfilling all requirements of the course, the students will be able to: 1. Understand the concept of new product development 2. Recognise the phases of new product development 3. Work in a team during product development 4. Apply the basic methods of product development.
The key topics of the course are: 1. Major Phases of New Product Development, 2. Engineering Concept Development and Testing (design for manufacturability, user-centred engineering, visualisation of design, robust design), 3. Integration of Technical Design and Business Analysis, 4. Intellectual Property in New Product Development, 5. Project Management, 6. Introducing a New Product to the Market
The course is organised as a combination of regular lectures and interactive problem-solving sessions and project work. The classroom problem-solving sessions will be based on team-work in groups of 3-5 students. The 3-4 projects will be carried out in groups of 3-4 students independently and will result in the preparation of the project report. Classroom teaching and problem-solving sessions 36 hours. Project work 94 hours. Period 1. in-class activities (lectures, problem solving), period 2. out-of-class activities (project work). Total workload 130 hours.
Lectures, in-class activity, period 1.
Project work, out-of-class activity period 2.
Project work 94 hours.
|Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No)
|Examination in Moodle (Yes/No)
|Examination in Exam (Yes/No)
|Assessment scale and assessment methods
0-5. Evaluation: solutions created in the classroom problem-solving sessions 40%, project reports 40%, written exam 20%. Attendance requirement: 90% of classroom sessions.
K. Ulrich, S. Eppinger: Product Design and Development, McGraw-Hill, 2012
Basic understanding of management. Basic knowledge of engineering disciplines.
|Limitation for students? (Yes, number, priorities/Leave empty)
||Yes, 60 |
|Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No)
|Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No)
||max 5 |