norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description MAS1121 - Creative Problem Solving (2005/2006)

LevelUndergraduate
ECTS Credits5
DurationAutumn
LanguageNorwegian
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

The students will learn creative problem solving methods, product development and related examples. The course will thereafter give an introduction to design in interaction with product development and creative problem solving.

Content

- Creative problem solving used in the product development process
- Mind mapping
- Creative thinking
- Problem definition and specification
- Methods of idea generation - from idea to solution
- Brain storming/CPS method
- Value engineering
- Design; interaction between form and function

Study MethodsLectures, Group Works, PBL (Problem Based Learning), Project Works
AssessmentPortfolio Assessment
Portfolio assessment with group project with written and oral presentation, and a home exam, 24 hours.
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsNone