R&D Management (E)
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Learning outcomes of course unit
The aim of this course is to provide the students with knowledge of R&D management and the role of a R&D- manager. The course will introduce students to various ways of managing R&D projectsts and equip students with the ability to understand different scientific approaches to manage the R&D process. The course has been developed to achieve three objectives:
1. Expose students to the situations and challenges frequently encountered by R&D managers.
2. Teach students the concepts and analytical and creative techniques commonly used by R&D managers.
3. Develop conceptual, analytical, and decision-making skills in R&D management.
prerequisites and co-requisites
What is R&D?
Job of R&D-Manager?
Strategies in R&D
Make or buy
Methods and tools for the R&D Management
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number of ECTS credits allocated
eLearning quota in percent
planned learning activities and teaching methods
Presentations and groupwork on own projects
The course is a workshop – presentation of content and practical work on a project!
semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered
name of lecturer(s)
Prof. (FH) Dr. Christian Schmid
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