325.073 Organizational Structures for Technology & Product Development
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to know the historical background of organizational theories and their evolution. They should be firm to choose the right structure for a company /organization.

Subject of course

  • Historical background of organizational theories and their evolution
  • Current organizational structures and their characteristics
    • How to select the right structure for a company/organization
  • Organizational challenges
    • Multiple reporting lines
    • Cultural differences and communication
    • Change Management
    • Maturity Models
  • Successful Technology & Product Development
    • Project, Line Interaction
    • Gated processes & reviews
  • Multiple case studies from real life companies
  • Hands-on, workshops, for direct application of course content
  • Future trends

For all chapters, proven useful tools and templates for personal use will be provided

Teaching methods

lecture with practical examples, group work

Mode of examination

Written and oral



Examination modalities

written examination, presentation of group work

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
12.02.2024 00:00 16.06.2024 12:00 16.06.2024 10:00

Registration modalities



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700 FW Elective Courses - Mechanical Engineering Elective


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