University Of Birmingham

Design And Professional Skills

04 21834

Iowa State Course Substitution

ME Technical Elective


Course Info

International Credits: 20.0
Converted Credits: 6.0
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Course Description:
The aim of the module is to develop team working, design skills, creativity and innovation, through an interdisciplinary team design project, with reference to and integration of a variety of areas of engineering. Student teams are required to engage in the full product design process from initial concepts to complete product specification and design. Syllabus: The product design process; Identification of market needs; Product requirements; Concept generation, identify a range of solutions; Selection of final design solution; Material selection; Manufacturing requirements; Commercial, environmental, sustainability and risk assessment aspects; Complete design of the product.


Evaluation Date:
March 9, 2015
Christian Schwartz