151-0316-00L  Methods in the Innovation Process

SemesterSpring Semester 2018
LecturersC. Kobe, R. P. Haas, R.‑D. Moryson
Periodicityyearly course
Language of instructionEnglish


AbstractDuring this lecture student teams have to generate and develop product innovation ideas within a given innovation fields. The lectures will give an introduction to several innovation methods and support the students to apply them.
Objective- advanced knowledge about the innovation-process
- overview on useful methods for the early innovation process
- experience in applying these methods
- capability to classify a Project situation and choose, adapt and apply appropriate methods
ContentModules (may differ from year to year):
- Innovation process
- Use cases
- Scenario techniques
- Creativity methods
- Innovation strategy
- Failure mode and effect analysis FMEA
- Quality function deployment QFD
- Target costing TC
- Decision methods
- Moderation technique
Lecture notesslides will be distributed via moodle