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Last approved: Fri, 04 Nov 2016 08:05:23 GMT

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School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS)
SEAS
6100
Innovation and Technology
Innovation and Technology
Fall 2016
3
Course Type
Lecture
Seminar
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade
SEAS students or with the instructor's permission
No
No

Corequisites

25

Frequency of Offering
Every Year
Term(s) Offered
Fall
Spring
Are there Course Equivalents?
No
 
No
Fee Type


No


Introduction to design and management of technology; Law of Diffusion of Innovation; identification of fundamental engineering design limits; sustained vs. disruptive engineering and technology, best practices from innovators and visionaries; engineering solutions at the prototype state; benefits of intellectual property protections; transformative technology and assessment from a holistic and global view point; application of the lean star-up approach to real-world challenges including sustainability.
1) Demonstrate an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability. 2) Demonstrate an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice. 3) Demonstrate knowledge of contemporary issues. 4) Demonstrate an understanding of the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context. 5) Demonstrate an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams, and to communicate effectively.
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