Technology Management (TM)

TM 600 Program Introduction Seminar1 Credit hour   

This course reviews fundamental mathematical and statistical methods, presentations, report writing, group project skills and use of case studies. An orientation and overview to the degree program are also provided.

Pre-req: TM 610 (may be taken concurrently).

Concurrent PR: TM 610
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TM 610 Mgmt of Innovation & Tech3 Credit hours   

Provides a comprehensive introduction to technology and innovation managment. Considers issues relating to international markets, innovation, and rapidly changing technology. Also covers effective organizational and managerial approaches to technology.

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TM 612 Econ & Financial Analysis3 Credit hours   

Tools and techniques for analyzing companies and their financial statements and for evaluating financial alter- natives, including discounted cash flow, net present value and return on investment. (PR: TM 610)

Attributes: No Textbook Required
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TM 615 Info Tech Strategies3 Credit hours   

This course provides sound principles for managing infor- mation technology computers and telecommunications systems as well as the processes and procedures for applying the principles. (PR: TM 610)

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TM 620 Technology Planning3 Credit hours   

Methods of technology planning, strategic management, and forecasting for use in technology intensive organizations are discussed, including technology life cycles and strategies for commercializing products. (PR: Full Admis- sion to TM program, or permission of TM Program Director)

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TM 630 Qual & Prod Methods3 Credit hours   

Study of quality and productivity improvement methods with emphasis on applications to knowledge worker organizations. Examines total quality management, and personal and organizational productivity improvement processes. (PR: TM 610)

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TM 640 Intelligent Transpor Systems3 Credit hours   

Overview of transportation telemetrics and introduction to intelligent transportation systems. Communications and computing technologies in transportation. Overview of issues: traffic safety, public transportation.

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TM 650 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Ocasional offerings of current topics in technology man- agement, providing important supplementary material for participating students. (PR: Full Admission to TM program or permission of TM Program Director).

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TM 651 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Occasional offerings of current topics in technology man- agement, providing important supplementary material for participating students. (PR: Full Admission to TM program or permission of TM Program Director).

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TM 652 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Occasional offerings of current topics in technology man- agement, providing important supplementary material for participating students. (PR: Full Admission to TM program or permission of TM Program Director).

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TM 653 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Occasional offerings of current topics in technology man- agement, providing important supplementary material for participating students. (PR: Full Admission to TM program or permission of TM Program Director).

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TM 659 Digital Access Pol & Strats3 Credit hours   

An introductory course for creating digital accessibility policies and plans for the workplace. Includes strategies to create accessible documents, evaluate web site accessibility, and investigate assistive technologies.

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TM 660 Computing & Info Sys Tech3 Credit hours   

Provides a broad understanding of computing and information systems technologies with emphasis on development, current trends, strategic and tactical management, and legal and regulatory issues. (PR: TM 615)

Pre-req: TM 615 (may be taken concurrently).

Concurrent PR: TM 615
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TM 664 Health Informatics3 Credit hours   

Introduction of various aspects of medical informatics, including medical literature search and retrieval, management and analysis of data, modeling and simulation, data communications, on-line databases, and clinical decision analysis.

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TM 667 Mod Mfg Concepts3 Credit hours   

The course covers modern manufacturing concepts, analysis, and tools such as Just-In-Time, MRP systems, Lean Manufacturing, inventory management, total quality manufacturing, factory physics, and operating and control philosophies.

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TM 668 Computer Integrated Mfg3 Credit hours   
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TM 685 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

An approved study of special interest concerning technology management, under the supervision of a faculty member. (PR: Full Admission to TM program, or permission of TM Program Director).

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TM 686 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

An approved study of special interest concerning technology management, under the supervision of a faculty member. (PR: Full Admission to TM program, or permission of TM Program Director).

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TM 687 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

An approved study of special interest concerning technology management, under the supervision of a faculty member: (PR: Full Admission to TM program, or permission of TM Program Director).

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TM 688 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

An approved study of special interest concerning technology management, under the supervision of a faculty member. (PR: Full Admission to TM program, or permission of TM Program Director).

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TM 698 TM Internship3 Credit hours   

Supervised on-the-job experience. The student will work in a technology company or technical department within an organization. (PR: Permission)

Attributes: No Textbook Required
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TM 699 TM Capstone Project3 Credit hours   

An individualized technology management capstone project, which will be planned and carried out under the supervision of a faculty member and a work-site supervisor. (PR: Full Admission to TM program, and completion of 28 hrs. min. toward TM degree).

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