The course aims to develop knowledge and reflective thinking concerning engineers' work within a company:
What is asked of them? What do they really do? What difficulties do they need to overcome? Who do they work with? How are they assessed?
With inputs from humanities and social sciences (history, sociology and work psychology in particular), this course examines the following topics:
This course is a follow-up from the seminar "Understanding the Firm" (HSS1), but can also be taken on its own.
It is aimed at students wishing to work for a company after their studies.
It is strongly recommended to students who wish to do their third-year corporate research internship with the HSS Department.
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Last Modification : Monday 30 May 2011