Product and Engineering

Course Code :1011FOWPOW
Study domain:Product Development
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:84
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Christiaan Baelus
Theo Linders
Wim Maes
Werner Coppieters
Vincent Nulens
Pieter Tieleman
Raman Garimella

3. Course contents *


  • Introduction Design Thinking and User centred Design
  • Definition of a industrial product
  • Interdisciplinary research methods
  • Design testimonials

Reversed Design:
Product-related research and reporting  the technical , market-, user related and ergonomocal characteristics of an existing product

Report the conclusions and define a list of requirements for a optimized version of the product.
Draw up a list of specifications, generate, evaluate, select and visualize alternative concepts.