Section XW is restricted to graduate students in ENG M, I E, and SYS E.
Introduces engineering management (EM) concepts and tools needed to form, develop and manage cross-disciplinary distributed engineering teams working in research and development (R&D). Topics include: Understanding R&D organizations, team and workgroups, job design, organizational effectiveness, and leading technical professionals. Includes an overview of current and emerging research in EM.
3 credits tenative course rotation: Fall