Integrating The Lean Enterprise, Fall 2002
Addresses some of the important issues involved with the planning, development, and implementation of lean enterprises. People, technology, process, and management dimensions of an effective lean manufacturing company are considered in a unified framework. Particular emphasis on the integration of these dimensions across the entire enterprise, including product development, production, and the extended supply chain. Analysis tools as well as future trends and directions are explored. A key compo
Advanced Software Engineering, Fall 2002
A reading and discussion subject on advanced topics in the engineering of software systems. Focus on software development. Topics differ but are chosen from: software process and lifecycle; requirements development, specification and analysis; design principles; testing, formal analysis, and reviews; quality management and assessment; product and process metrics; COTS and reuse; evolution and maintenance; team organization and people management; software engineering aspects of programming langua
Aircraft Stability and Control, Fall 2004
Brief review of applied aerodynamics and modern approaches in aircraft stability and control. Static stability and trim. Stability derivatives and characteristic longitudinal and lateral-directional motions. Physical effects of wing, fuselage, and tail on aircraft motion. Flight vehicle stabilization by classical and modern control techniques. Time and frequency domain analysis of control system performance. Human pilot models and pilot-in-the-loop control with applications. V/STOL stability, dy
You can give a verbal explanation of the working of a device
Text term: the Flemish health care insurance
You understand the details in official forms from the health sector.
Een effectieve banner
You can understand instructions about the use of advertising
Proposing an outing
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to provide additional verbal information about an outing.
Helpen met huiswerk
you can understand the advice in a magazine article about educational issues
Kritiek op een werknemer
you can pass criticism on a colleague
Een bezoek aan de disco
De student kan een persoonlijke mening formuleren over socioculturele onderwerpen.
Consuminderen en bewust consumeren
you can understand the advice in an information brochure about consumers affairs
Ruilen met LETS
you can understand a verbal explanation of the principles of a commercial system
At the end of this unit: You can understand a radio report. When performing this task, you have to distinguish two sides of a story.
Agressie: wat kun je er aan doen?
At the end of this unit: You can write informative notes and a mail to a friend with useful tips and information on how to handle difficult and aggressive children
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to talk about a personal experience.
Minimum violence, maximum efficiency
The student will listens to an interview with a CIA-commandant, react to the statements made and explain certain sentence from the text. You will be able to understand an interview with a special ops commander. When performing this task: you will have to extract the main thought. You will have to assess statements made about the interview. You will have to explain certain phrases used in the interview.
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to give a personal opinion about the relationship between Europe and the United States of America. While carrying out this task you will need to give your opinion about certain claims made and develop a structured reasoning.
The right to strike?
By the end of this lesson you will be able to explain what the right to strike means and what the limits are. You will be able to gather information, summarize it and pass it on.
De energie van de toekomst
At the end of this unit: You can formulate a point of view on environmental issues When performing this task: you have to retrieve the main thought. you have to assess statements about the text. you have to identify arguments supporting and opposing
Een pleidooi voor duurzame stroom
In deze opdracht schrijft de student een e-mail waarin hij anderen ervan probeert te overtuigen om voor 'duurzame stroom' te kiezen. Om de e-mail te schrijven maakt de student gebruik van de informatie die hij op de website van WattPlus kan vinden.