Leadership in Product Development

Course #MN3108

Est.imated Completion Time: 3 months


A product development course providing a broad framework for the leadership of end-to-end product commercialization with a student hands-on design challenge, to give students perspective and appreciation for the critical success factors and inhibitors to successful commercialization of complex products and systems. The format includes lectures, guest speakers, case studies and a design challenge. Topics include product development strategy and leadership, the front-end process, product delivery, distribution and customer support. The Design Challenge is as a multi-disciplinary system design experience. Students work in teams to design, build, test and demonstrate a real product. The Design Challenge culminates with a prototype demonstration competition. PREREQUISITE: None

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Academic Calendar

  •  09 Jun 2023

    Spring quarter last day of classes

  •  13 Jun 2023

    Spring quarter final examinations begin

  •  15 Jun 2023

    Spring quarter final examinations end