This paper describes the utilization of a product Lifecycle management system within an engineering design course. This course is required for engineering, engineering technology and industrial technology management students at Central Michigan University. This course teaches the fundamentals of engineering design, design sketching, computer-aided design, and engineering graphics. A major component of the course is a team design project. This paper describes the course in general and the design project in detail. Emphasized within the description of the team project is the utilization of a collaborative product data management application to improve data sharing efforts between team members.
|Journal||ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings|
|State||Published - 2008|
|Event||2008 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition - Pittsburg, PA, United States|
Duration: Jun 22 2008 → Jun 24 2008