Product Development

Project approach

Learning Outcome 1: Understand the product development life cycle

 

P1:
Outline the phases of the product development life cycle

M1:
Compare and contrast different product development methodologies

D1:
Assess the potential impact of constraints upon product development

Learning Outcome 2: Be able to design products that meet identified client requirements

 

P2*:
Develop a product requirements specification to meet an identified client’s requirements
(*Synoptic assessment from Unit 1 Fundamentals of IT, Unit 2 Global information and Unit 3 Cyber security)

M2:
Agree the inclusion of features that extend or enhance the functionality of
the chosen design solution with the
identified client

 

 

P3:
Present an outline of the design solutions to the identified client and
obtain feedback

 

 

Learning Outcome 3: Be able to implement and test products

 

P4:
Develop the product in line with the agreed design solution

M3:
Analyse the results of testing and recommend improvements and enhancements to the design solution

 

  P5:
Conduct product testing
   

Learning Outcome 4: Be able to carry out acceptance testing with clients

 

P6:
Carry out acceptance testing for users in line with the agreed design solution

 

D2 :
Discuss with the identified client
potential enhancements, upgrades and maintenance of the final product