Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years (1.8.2018-31.7.2020), which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.
Student learns to communicate the basic technology, design and business aspects of a product.
Schedule: 11.09.2020 - 04.12.2020
Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Teppo Vienamo
Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Teppo Vienamo
Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):
CEFR level (applies in this implementation):
Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):
Teaching language: English
Languages of study attainment: English
CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD
Students work in interdisciplinary teams. Each team is assigned a product that is analyzed from the perspectives of design, business, and engineering. The analysis is supported with lectures and workshops related to manufacturing techniques, materials, services, users, etc. The outcome of the analysis is presented in a final gala.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Assessment is based on the depth and richness of the product analysis, clarity of the presentations, quality of the teamwork, as well as participation and activity during lectures and workshops. Self-evaluation and peer evaluation is also used.
Workshops/lectures 30 h
Independent team work 90 h
Team tutoring 6 h
Fieldtrip 3 h
Presentations 6 h
To be defined during the course
Substitutes for Courses
The course substitutes the course Product: From an idea to the store (AAN-C2002).
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals
9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
12 Responsible Production and Consumption
- Teacher: Teppo Vienamo