Week 1: Introduction to Product design, product engineering, and design thinking; Product Design Specification and Planning
Week 2: Integrating the Fuzzy Front End of complex product developmentaligned to Design Thinking Models
Week 3: Design Thinking for need identification and product specification; Conceptual design stemmed from Idea generation, tools, and techniques
Week 4: Concept Generation, evaluation, selection, and testing methods
Week 5: Embodiment design, product architecture, configuration design; Eco-design
Week 6: Design for Manufacturing and Prototyping Engineering (Digital and Rapid);Product Innovation in Design Thinking Paradigm with affordability engineering complying with quality, robustness, and reliability with illustrations
Week 7: Design challenge themes in complex value-sensitive product development, such as mechatronic devices; Design Thinking steps, tools, and methodologies; Application of Design Thinking in product engineering and Frugal Innovation
Week 8: Design Entrepreneurship and user experience study methods in Industrial Design.