Table of Content
 

 

Engineering Design Basics

  • What is Design
  • What is Engineering Design
  • Types of Design
  • Engineering Design Process
  • Systems Thinking
  • Design Thinking

Design Process

  • Product development Process
  • Product Life Cycle
  • New Product Development
  • Organisation Structure
  • Product and Functional Organisation
  • Concurrent Engineering

Product Planning

  • What is Product Planning
  • Why Product Planning is needed
  • Product Planning Elements
  • Product Planning Phases
  • Product Planning Strategy Guidelines
  • Marketing Basics
  • Marketing Research
  • Market Segmentation
  • Market Targeting
  • Market Positioning
  • Branding

Identifying Customer Needs

  • Factors influencing consumer behaviour
  • Major Psychological Processes
  • Buying Decision Process
  • Organisational Buying
  • Customer Data Collection and Analysis
  • Voice of Customer (VOC)
  • User Requirements

Product Specifications

  • What are Specifications?
  • Characteristics of Specifications
  • Detailing User Requirements
  • Common Design Needs
  • Requirements to Specifications
  • Quality Function Deployment (QFD)
  • User Requirements Priority and Kano Model
  • Documenting User Requirements

Concept Generation, Selection and Testing

  • Concept Generation Basics
  • Techniques to Promote Concept Generation
  • Creative Thinking
  • Problem Solving
  • Brainstorming
  • Nominal Group Technique (NGT)
  • 6-3-5 Brainwriting
  • Morphological Analysis
  • TRIZ
  • Axiomatic Design
  • Concept Selection
  • Pugh Concept Selection
  • Weighted Decision Matrix
  • Analytical Hierarchy Process
  • Multi-Voting
  • Decision Making
  • Concept Testing

Product Architecture

  • Product Architecture Basics
  • Integral Architectural Design
  • Modular Architectural Design
  • Configuration Design
  • Parametric Design
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Product Generation

Industrial Design

  • Industrial Design Basics
  • Evolution of Industrial Design
  • Industrial Design Process
  • Industrial Design Protection

Design for Manufacturing

  • DFM Basics
  • DFM Guidelines
  • DFA

Design for Quality

  • What is Quality
  • DFQ Relevance
  • Implementing DFQ
  • Six Sigma Basics
  • Lean Basics

Design for Affordability

  • Design for Cost Basics
  • Concepts of Cost
  • Classification of Costs
  • Cost Contributors
  • Cost and Design
  • Means of Reducing Cost
  • Activity Based Costing
  • Target Costing
  • Value Engineering

Design for Reliability

  • Reliability Basics
  • Reliability Engineering Tools
  • Design Evaluation
  • DfR Basics
  • DfR Components
  • DfR Process
  • Improving Reliability by Design
  • DfR Guidelines

Design for Sustainability

  • D4S Basics
  • Sustainability Issues
  • Life Cycle Design
  • Life Cycle Assessment
  • Design for Environment
  • Triple Bottom Line

Prototyping

  • What is a prototype?
  • Prototype Categories
  • Prototype vs. a final product
  • Why to Prototype
  • Prototyping Components and Techniques

Managing Design Projects

  • Project Charter and Plan
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Project Plan
  • Project Scope
  • Project Metrics
  • Project Documentation
  • Project Closure

 

 

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