University of Virginia / Manufacturing Course

Dean Roberts teaching in class at the University of Virginia – 2017

Dean is a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Virginia:

Dean runs a course entitled: Manufacturing in the Global Economy COMM4311 / MAE 6592 / STS3500

Course flyer: COMM4311 MAE6592 STS3500 – Course Flyer – 2018


Course is open to students for the McIntire School of Commerce and the School of Engineering and Applied Science

Here is Dr Roberts talking about the course:   Dean Roberts – Mfrg in Global Econ – 22 mins

Students comments on 2017 course:

  • I enjoyed the course a great deal, I liked that it was a mix of Engineering students and Commerce students because it opened up the perspectives of the course.
  • Prof Roberts was an excellent teacher of the material
  • I would definitely recommend this course to classmates and peers
  • Field trip to the Rolls-Royce facility was awesome
  • Live Issues are interesting and the class setting is interactive. I developed my industry analysis skills as well as presentation skills. Generally it’s a worthwhile course
  • I learnt so much about the application of engineering and manufacturing in the global sphere of business and industrial policy

Syllabus for 2018 class: 2018 Spring Course syllabus – COMM4311 STS3500 MAE6592 – Mfr in Global Economy – Dean Roberts – 18 Nov 2017

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