Product Design, Development & Value Analysis- Micro-Credential

This module offers a broad introduction to product design while also familiarising a student with engineering economics (value analysis) in a manner that can support the transition from a technical engineering role to a management role. Students will be introduced to a range of topics such as product development methodologies, product life cycle management, quality assurance, quality function deployment, statistics, marketing, and decision-making such that they can engage knowledgeably with (or manage teams of) subject matter experts. Furthermore, the students will be provided in-depth knowledge of engineering economics and address aspects such as time value of money, present worth analysis, rate of return, equipment depreciation, and replacement analysis.

Entry requirements

A Primary Honours degree, Level 8 in Electronic/Electrical/Computer Engineering, Applied Physics, Computer Sciences or other Cognate/Engineering Disciplines. Applications are also invited from diverse educational and/or employment backgrounds, with applications evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

And also to indicate the required documentation:

Please provide Academic Transcripts for final year of study where appropriate (English translation)
All applicants must submit a copy of their passport
Please upload a CV
If applicable, evidence of competence in the English language as per DCU entry requirements.

Application dates

Closing date for applications: 16th August 2024


12 weeks, blended.

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    Part time,Blended

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