MGT-555 / 10 crédits

Enseignant(s): Michaud Véronique, Weber Thomas Alois

Langue: Anglais

Withdrawal: It is not allowed to withdraw from this subject after the registration deadline.

Remark: Inscription nécessitant l'autorisation préalable des enseignants


Summary

This course is a joint initiative between the School of Engineering and the College of Management to encourage and promote entrepreneurship and management skills, engineering design, hands-on experience, teamwork, and awareness of social and ethical implications in engineering and management.

Content

Keywords

Business economics, product design, systems engineering, technology commercialization, hands-on practice

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

To be able to register for this course, instructor permission is required. For this, students are asked to prepare a 1-page motivation statement, to be sent per email by September 22 at the very latest to the course coordinator (philipp.schneider@epfl.ch).

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Translate specifications into product design
  • Assess / Evaluate the economic viability of product at different development phases
  • Manage the production of a prototype
  • Develop a plan for the commercialisation of the product

Transversal skills

  • Communicate effectively, being understood, including across different languages and cultures.
  • Evaluate one's own performance in the team, receive and respond appropriately to feedback.
  • Set objectives and design an action plan to reach those objectives.

Assessment methods

  • 40% Presentation
  • 50% Report/prototype
  • 10% Collaboration

 

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants Yes
Forum Yes

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 50
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Innovation & entrepreneurship in engineering
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Projet: 8 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 50
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Innovation & entrepreneurship in engineering
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Projet: 8 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 50
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Innovation & entrepreneurship in engineering
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Projet: 8 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 50
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Innovation & entrepreneurship in engineering
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Projet: 8 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 50
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Innovation & entrepreneurship in engineering
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Projet: 8 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 50
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Innovation & entrepreneurship in engineering
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Projet: 8 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 50
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Innovation & entrepreneurship in engineering
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Projet: 8 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 50
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Innovation & entrepreneurship in engineering
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Projet: 8 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 50
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Innovation & entrepreneurship in engineering
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Projet: 8 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9    GRA330
9-10    GRA330
10-11    
11-12    GRA330
12-13    
13-14    
14-15    
15-16    
16-17    
17-18    
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     

Vendredi, 8h - 9h: Projet, autre GRA330

Vendredi, 9h - 11h: Cours GRA330

Vendredi, 11h - 18h: Projet, autre GRA330