ADSE6109 - Semiconductor Manufacturing and Management

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Advanced Design and Systems Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2022/23

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

In the era of big data, customers have a growing demand for higher performance consumer electronic products. The continual advancement in semiconductor manufacturing is the key to ensuring the capacity for electronic information processing and data storage.  The course aims to provide students with a broad overview of modern semiconductor manufacturing and management in consumer electronic products. This course is suitable for students from different backgrounds. We will cover basic operation principles for semiconductor devices and technological details for the fabrication processes of semiconductor devices. Based on these discussions, the management in the semiconductor business will be discussed in the case studies of the renewal and transformation at big semiconductor companies, such as Samsung, TSMC, and Intel. 

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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