ME2096 ICT Innovation Study Project 6.0 credits

Innovationsprojekt inom IKT

  • Education cycle

    Second cycle
  • Main field of study

    Industrial Management
  • Grading scale

    A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Course offerings

Autumn 19 for programme students

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of the course, the students have developed an

• Ability to use knowledge, ideas and technology to create new or considerably improved goods, services, processes, policies, new business models or roles (innovation competency)

• Decision making and leadership capacity, mainly in small groups, based on a deep understanding of how higher education, research and enterprise create value (leadership competency)

Course main content

Two different fields with similar concepts, methods and/or tools are treated within the scope of a chosen case (case studies) concerning innovation or entrepreneurship:

• Common field: evaluation of the effect of a new technology on a sector, market and/or organisation, support or obstacles for its impact, and its influence on specific aims/agendas (technology transfer, existing sectors, new companies), etc.

• A case-specific field: a specific market/business analysis (forces that influence existing companies, suppliers, partners, competitors, other surrounding actors), sustainability, social issues, business models, strategies, etc.

The innovation or entrepreneurship case can:

• Be retrieved from EIT Digital Innovation Action Lines and be connected to a partner company or project

• Be a continuation of student projects from EIT Digital Summer School (or BDLab)

• Be based on a real innovation or a real entrepreneurship project and be retrieved from the innovation eco system of a university

Eligibility

The following courses should be completed:

ME2072 Entrepreneurship for Engineers 6.0 credits

ME2073 Business Development Lab of Entrepreneurship Engineers 9.0 credits

ME2078 Summer Course- Entrepreneurship for Engineers 4.0 credits

Or equivalent courses taken during the first year at another university within EIT Digital Master School.

Literature

Meddelas senast vid kursstart

Examination

  • INL1 - Individual Assignment, 1.5, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • PRO1 - Group Project work, 4.5, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Offered by

ITM/Industrial Economics and Management

Examiner

Terrence Brown <terrence@kth.se>

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2018.
Examination information valid from: Autumn 2018.