Innovation of Engineering Education via Global Automotive Development Project

  • Received : 2009.06.11
  • Accepted : 2009.07.22
  • Published : 2009.09.30

Abstract

The paper introduces an educational environment for multidisciplinary automotive development project made with other global institutions worldwide. The main objective is to accelerate students design and manufacturing skills, while giving them the experience of global communications for a large scale collaboration. This objective demands the intimate partnership between industrial design and engineering worldwide as well. Not only is the design and manufacturing portion of the project a challenge, but the students must organize the project teams together to incorporate different subsystem designs from other institutions, which, after all, requires constant communication and a truly team-oriented atmosphere for the global innovative engineering education.

Keywords

Multidisciplinary Global Automotive Project;Collaborative Product Development;Innovative Engineering Education

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Acknowledgement

Supported by : Hong-Ik University