GSD Course Bulletin - Fall 2013
06272: Innovation in Science and Engineering: Conference Course (at SEAS) (SCI 0627200)
Lecture Workshop - 4 credits
Thursday 3:00 - 5:00
David Weitz, Paul Bottino, David Ricketts
Engineering Sciences 139.
Catalog Number: 0994
EXAM GROUP: 7, 8, 9
Explores factors and conditions contributing to innovation in science and engineering; how important problems are found, defined, and solved; roles of teamwork and creativity; and applications of these methods to other endeavors. Students receive practical and professional training in techniques to define and solve problems, and in brainstorming and other individual and team approaches.
Note: Taught through a combination of lectures, discussions, and exercises led by innovators in science, engineering, arts, and business.