Technology Management

ADM80012 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 24 hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2022 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

28 Feb 22 - 29 May 22

5 Jul 22

Last self enrolment:
13 Mar 22

31 Mar 22

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Apr 22


Assumed knowledge: 
Familiarity with manufacturing industry

Aims and objectives

The aim of this subject is to introduce post graduate manufacturing and engineering students to the basic principles of technology management including the nature and processes of Technology and Innovations, its sources, Project management, Intellectual Property Rights, decision making and ways of integrating Technology Management and pioneering leadership in industrial environment.
Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Identify, capture and manage the sources of innovation and technology (K4, K5, K6, A3, A4)
ULO2Develop project management skills applied to technology development (S4, A1, A2, A4)
ULO3Apply Manufacturing Enterprise Work Systems in support of technology introduction (A2, A4)
ULO4Apply a model for commercialisation of technology (K2, K3, S1, S2, S3)
ULO5Learn techniques to support decisions in financial aspects and other subjective matters (S4, S2