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CS36A0962 Knowledge Management in Innovation TUDI, 6 cr 
Code CS36A0962  Validity 01.08.2016 -
Name Knowledge Management in Innovation TUDI  Abbreviation Knowledge Manag 
Credits6 cr   
TypeBasic studies  
ClassCourse   
  Grading scaleStudy modules 0-5,P/F 
  Eligibility for post-graduate studiesno
    Allowed to study several timesno
Organisation LUT School of Engineering Science 

Teachers
Name
Helinä Melkas 
Satu Parjanen 
Tuomo Uotila 

Description by Study Guide
Note 

For TUDI -master's programme students only. Teaching will be provided in Lahti campus.

 
Year 

M.Sc. (Tech.) 1

 
Period 

3

 
Teaching Language 

Finnish

 
Teacher(s) in Charge 

Tuomo Uotila, D.Sc. (Tech.), Professor

Helinä Melkas, D.Sc. (Tech.), Professor

Satu Parjanen, D.Sc. (Tech.), Senior researcher

 
Aims 

A student can
1. identify the challenges of innovation activities from knowledge management and information processing perspectives,
2. can identify creative problem-solving methods and obstacles for creativity,
3. can apply different kinds of tools and approaches to identify customer needs and to solve challenges related to them.

 
Contents 

Perception and information and knowledge processing in innovation processes. Main challenges in innovation processes and tackling these challenges with different kinds of tools and approaches.

 
Teaching Methods 

Joint kick-off meeting 2 h, two small group assignments 35 h, case exercise in groups 70 h, seminar 8 h, independent and/or group studies 16 h, learning diary 25 h. Total workload 156 h.

 
Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No) 

No

 
Examination in Moodle (Yes/No) 

No

 
Examination in Exam (Yes/No) 

No

 
Assessment scale and assessment methods 

0 – 5. Groupwork 45 %, study assignments 20 %, learning diary 35 %

 
Course Materials 

Article collection.

 
Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No) 

No

 
Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No) 

No

 


Current and upcoming courses
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Timing
  Knowledge Management in Innovation TUDI  COURSE  Helinä Melkas,
Satu Parjanen,
Tuomo Uotila 
07.01.20 -17.04.20 -

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