CSVTU B.E. VIII Semester Mechanical Engineering Technology Management Syllabus

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Bhilai

Semester: VIII Branch: Common to All Branches

Subject Name: Technology Management

Total Theory periods: 40 Total Tutorial periods: 10

Total Marks in End Semester Exam: 80

Minimum number of class tests to be conducted: 02

Unit I

Technology: – Definitions, Types and Characteristics, Management of Technology (MOT),

Technological Environment, Parameters of Technological Environment; Science &

Technology in India.

[No of Periods: 8 + 2]

Unit II

Innovation Management: – Invention v/s Innovation, Definition and components of innovation.

Types of innovations: Product, Process and system innovations, Understanding Innovation

Process.

[No of Periods: 8+ 2]

Unit III

Technology life cycle, Technology evolution and S-curves of Technology Evolution,

Technology Diffusion, Dynamics of Diffusion, Mechanism of Diffusion.

[No of Periods: 8 + 2]

Unit IV

Technology strategies & Intelligence: Technology Strategy & types, Models for technology

strategy formulation Definition of Technology Intelligence, Technology Audit, Process of

Technology Intelligence: Technology Scanning, Monitoring, Forecasting and Assessment.

[No of Periods: 8 + 2]

Unit V

Acquisition and technology transfer.

Over view of – GATT, Intellectual property rights (IPR)

[No of Periods: 8 + 2]

Texts Books

:

1. V. K. Narayanan, “Managing Technology and Innovation for competitive advantage”,

Pearson Education.

2. Tarek Khalil, “Management of Technology”, McGraw Hill.

Reference Books

:

1. Lowell Steele, “Managing Technology”, McGraw Hill.

2. R. A. Burgelman and M. A. Maidique, “Strategic Management of Technology and

Innovation”, Irwin.

3. Plsek, Crativity, Innovation and Quality, PHI

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