Technology and Engineering Management (9789.3)
|Level:||Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit|
Band 2 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020) Band 2 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021) Band 3 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
|Faculty:||Faculty of Science and Technology|
|Discipline:||Academic Program Area - Technology|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2021 Semester 1 DR Maryam GHAHRAMANI (Ph: +61 2 62015832 ) ON-CAMPUS
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Managing technology is a powerful tool companies use to compete in an increasingly challenging global economy. This unit introduces students to management principles required to develop technologies into products. As industry becomes increasingly 'project-focused', employers are seeking engineers who possess strong project management knowledge, skills and capabilities in line with sustainable principles and ethical standards. The unit weaves contemporary theory with successful practices for an understandable, integrated presentation that focuses on the concepts, tools, and techniques that are most effective for today. Engineering ethics, leadership, globalization, risk analysis and quality assurance aspects of project management and engineering practice are presented to successfully transition students from formal education to professional practice.
This unit is co-taught with Technology and Engineering Management PG, 9784.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Understand the dynamics of technological innovation, and formulate technology strategies;
2. Evaluate contemporary project management frameworks and apply them to 'real world projects';
3. Identify key project stakeholders and propose effective response strategies to manage stakeholder pressure in both local and global projects;
4. Choose and execute appropriate frameworks and theories to initiate, plan, execute, monitor and control projects;
5. Develop strategies to actively resolve conflict situations;
6. Understand how to align projects with organisational goals and recognise the strategic significance of quality assurance; and
7. Understand and meet ethical standards, legal responsibilities, and regulatory issues confronting managers.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Semester 1, 2020
- On-Campus Attendance (Expected) and Online Content (ON-CAMPUS)
- Semester 1, 2019
- Semester 1, 2018
- Semester 1, 2020
- UC - Global Business College of Australia, Melbourne
Up to 3 hours per week, consisting of 2 hour lecture and 1 hour tutorial.
Must have passed 11486 Systems Analysis and Modelling AND
Must have passed 7722 OR 11519 Professional Practice in Engineering
IT skills commensurate with advanced study of information technology are assumed.
8234 Engineering Management 3A, 9784 Technology and Engineering Management PG
Engineering Management 3A, 8234.
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