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Research and Innovation Management

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Research and Innovation Management
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Engineering and Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2013
Module code: MAM.2.2.19
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
4SU (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 2
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Project, talk

[updated 24.02.2018]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

E2844 (P200-0035) Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Master, ASPO 01.04.2019 , optional course, general subject
E1845 Electrical Engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2013 , optional course, non-technical
KI832 Computer Science and Communication Systems, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016 , semester 2, optional course, non-technical
KIM-FUIM (P200-0035) Computer Science and Communication Systems, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017 , semester 2, optional course, non-technical
MTM.FIM (P200-0035) Mechatronics, Master, ASPO 01.04.2020 , optional course, non-technical
MAM.2.2.19 (P200-0035) Engineering and Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2013 , semester 2, optional course, non-technical
PIM-WN43 Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2011 , semester 2, optional course, not informatics specific
PIM-FUIM (P200-0035) Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017 , semester 2, optional course, not informatics specific
MST.FIM Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Master, ASPO 01.10.2011 , optional course, non-technical
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. John Heppe
Gastdozenten aus Unternehmen
Dr. Olivia Freitag-Weber

[updated 30.03.2015]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to
develop innovative ideas in a team using creative methods and to define a new product,
quantify its degree of innovation and differentiate it from the current state of the art or direct competitors,
select a product-specific development and production environment,
divide the work required to turn the idea into a marketable product into work packages, estimate the time and cost involved and identify financing options and
present their idea, its feasibility and the market opportunities in a joint presentation in a well-founded and convincing manner.

[updated 24.02.2018]
Module content:
_        Definition and concept of the term innovation and the innovation process
_        Methods for finding new ideas
_        From the project idea to project management
_        Marketing I: developing strategic options
_        Marketing II: advertising, price, product features
_        Introduction to knowledge management
_        Intellectual capital as a management tool
_        State of the art, including property and patent rights
_        "Open innovation" strategic approach
_        Becoming an innovative company through organizational development

[updated 24.02.2018]
Teaching methods/Media:
_        Workshops
_        Group work

[updated 20.12.2017]
Recommended or required reading:
_        Walter Jakoby: _Projektmanagement für Ingenieure_, Springer Vieweg (2012)
_        Lothar Haberstock: _Kostenrechnung I_, Erich Schmidt Verlag

[updated 24.02.2018]
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