This unit is designed to develop competence in the management of technology. It will address all aspects of the management of technology, the nature and importance of technological change and innovation, within the context of the global knowledge economy, the management of the new product development process, the role of technology in manufacturing and service competitiveness, the role of IT in logistics management, supply chain strategies, and communication, and the characteristics of high technology markets.
Lectures, Tutorials, Project Work - in class
Refer to the assessment table in the unit outline.
Sound competence in all aspects of engineering, and some understanding of issues of engineering management