Introduction to Automotive Product development

Learn about the process, milestones and activities from idea to complete design of cars for Automotive engineers

Course Summary

The Automotive product development process is based on he Mechanical design and development process

Starting from product planning to Detail Design
This course will cover the key aspects of these stages and key activities carried out along with major milestones
Concepts covered :
- Concept of Concurrent engineering and how teams are formed in cross functional setup
- Major milestones at each stage
- The nature of product development and types of product development
- How concepts are developed and differences between industrial design and engineering design
- What are ergonomic analyses and H point .
- Importance in establishing the concept  
- What is Vehicle architecture and types of Vehicle construction and types of Suspension used in different types of vehicles  
- What are vehicle platforms and modular designs . Importance of standardization  
- Activities in Systems design - Interfaces and Integration of complex systems  
- Activities in Detail design phase including DFMEA, DVP preparation and Concern resolution  
- What is BOM ,PLM and engineering release

The Main outcome of the course is to develop a holistic understanding of the whole process from idea to production level design

The course should be useful for Design engineering aspirants in automotive domain or for anyone interested in gaining insights how automobiles are developed in industry .

Course Curriculum

Mufaddal Rasheed

Mufaddal Rasheed is a mechanical design engineer , inventor and online entrepreneur working towards building a comprehensive knowledge resource base for students and  mechanical design professionals with focus on building skills and  knowledge to design mechanical products

The goal  is to build a comprehensive knowledge eco-system for mechanical design engineers and aspirants which would prepare an individual for engineering innovation and advance their careers in terms of knowledge. 

Experienced professional with 7+ years experience in Automotive product development designing chassis and suspension systems and being part of multiple projects from concept to production. 

He is passionate about mechanical design and innovation and writes regularly on Quora with a Top writer badge.

Core belief is that engineering is a lifelong learning process and for a designer  it is "the more you know the better you design"

Working towards developing an alternate solution to the problems of engineering education and upskilling for economic growth. 

Course Pricing

Automotive product development

$35 USD

  • Lifetime

    • Lifetime access to the course
    • Doubt clarification through mail
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