course: Methods and Instruments of Technology Management

number:
141268
teaching methods:
lecture with integrated tutorials
media:
computer based presentation
responsible person:
Prof. Dr. Martin R. Hofmann
lecturer:
Dr. Josef Gochermann (extern)
language:
english
HWS:
4
CP:
5
offered in:
winter term

dates in winter term

  • start: Wednesday the 11.10.2017
  • lecture Wednesdays: from 10:15 to 11.45 o'clock in ID 03/463
  • tutorial Wednesdays: from 12:15 to 13.45 o'clock in ID 03/463

Exam

Seminar

continual assessment
Exam registration: Directly with the lecturer

goals

The participants understand the basic concern of technology management. They know relevant methods and tools and can apply them. Moreover, they may be able to classify the technology management strategically.

content

The lecture is divided in two parts, lectures and tutorials. The lecture will cover all relevant and necessary basics of technology management, and will introduce methods and instruments on a practical background. Main Chapters are: basics of technology and technology management technology analysis technology review and rating technological environment research technological impact assessment technology and research strategies The tutorials focus on the practical implementation of the lecture contents. Students choose from current practical examples of the application of technology management and investigate this.

requirements

none

recommended knowledge

Basic knowledge of engineering and management.

miscellaneous

Exam:

Oral presentation. Students will work out in small groups (2 – 4 persons) a short presentation on one interesting technology management topic. The presentation is based on literature and on small own research. The topics are selected by the students themselves, in consultation with the lecturer.