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49016 Technology and Innovation Management

6cp; 3hpw; availability: all courses
Requisite(s): 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10061 Bachelor of Engineering Diploma Engineering Practice OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10066 Bachelor of Engineering Science OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10067 Bachelor of Engineering OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C09067 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Diploma Professional Engineering Practice OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C09066 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 48080 Introduction to Innovation AND 48081 Innovation Processes

Postgraduate

Description

The goal of technology and innovation management is to effectively manage the invention, design, development, production, transfer and use of technology within an organisation. This postgraduate subject brings together knowledge from engineering, management, finance and legal disciplines. Emphasis is placed on the importance of managing the performance of the entire product and service development cycle, from needs analysis and ideation through to implementation and beyond. Topics include: technological change, processes for the design and development of new products and services, technology decision making, financing innovation, and legal protection for innovation. Within this framework, specific technology management tools and techniques are evaluated and applied. These include quality function deployment, design methodologies and strategic management tools.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus


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