151-0761-00L  Practice Course Product Development

SemesterAutumn Semester 2019
LecturersM. Meboldt, C. R. Dietzsch, C. Schorno, M. Schütz
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentOnly students for focus projects. 2 up to 3 students per focus project.


151-0761-00 GPraxiskurs Produktentwicklung44s hrs
Thu08:15-12:00HG G 1 »
M. Meboldt, C. R. Dietzsch, C. Schorno, M. Schütz

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AbstractThis course provides comprehensive input to ongoing focus project teams in the areas of project management, communication and presentation, as well as dealing with the media, coaches and patents and safety issues.
ObjectiveParticipants will receive tips, hints and background information from experienced tutors appliccable to current projects.
ContentProject Management
- Creating a solid project base
- Project planning and controlling
- Product validation and testing
- Problem solving cycle and decicion taking transparent for others

- Communication within the team and with coaches
- Public Relations in a Nutshell
- How to aquire and manage suppliers and sponsors
- Transfer of technical drawings to suppliers
- Technical repots
- Review presentations

Handling of and guidance to
- Expectation management and dealing with conflicts
- Burnout prevention, time management, work disturbances
- Safety issues
- Issues regardring patents
Lecture notesLecture notes and documentation will be electronically available.
Prerequisites / Notice- for students only participating in a Focus Project in the same semester
- the exact schedule will be communicated during the course
- it is expected, that every team is visiting each leacture with typically at least 2 team members

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersC. Schorno, C. R. Dietzsch, M. Meboldt
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationDie Semesterleistung besteht aus einem Umsetzungsbericht eines Kurselements (benotet) und der dokumentierten Transferplanung jedes Kurselementes (nicht benotet).

Learning materials

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PriorityRegistration for the course unit is only possible for the primary target group
Primary target groupMechanical Engineering BSc (152000) starting semester 05
Electrical Engin. + Information Technology BSc (228000) starting semester 05

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Mechanical Engineering BachelorCourses Eligible for Focus ProjectsWInformation