Management of Technology (ENGG5214)

UNIT OF STUDY

This Uos 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.

Further unit of study information

Classes

Lecture 1 hr/week; Tutorial 1 hr/week; Project Work - in class 2 hrs/week.

Assessment

Through semester assessment (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Assumed knowledge: Sound competence in all aspects of engineering, and some understanding of issues of engineering management

Assumed knowledge: Sound competence in all aspects of engineering, and some understanding of issues of engineering management

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.