Developing from Technologies

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBM063A05
Vaknaam Developing from Technologies
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Developing from Technologies
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Explain the role of technology from the perspectives of resource management, technology acquistion, technology development and technology adoption.
2. Analyze and improve business situations from resource management, technology acquisition, technology development and technology adoption perspectives and theories.
3. Effectively communicate in a group in writing.
Omschrijving This course aims to explain the role of technology in innovation management. Students are taught to explain the role of technology from the perspectives of resource management, technology acquisition, technology development and technology adoption. The resource management perspective explains how companies can evaluate their competencies to determine the development of new (key) technologies. The technology acquisition stage explains how companies can evaluate the decision to make or buy the technology. The technology development perspective deals with how companies can develop technologies. Technology adoption is about the adoption, use and acceptance of technology by organizations. Simultaneously, students learn to analyze and improve business situations from the aforementioned perspectives and theories.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm gecombineerde hoor-/werkcolleges
Toetsvorm opdracht(en)
(opdracht(en), schriftelijk open end tentamen)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. J.D. van der Bij
Docent(en) Gastdocent(en) , D.J. Langley ,dr. J.D. van der Bij
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Virtual Reader, a series of academic articles
Entreevoorwaarden General requirements for admittance to the MSc BA
Opmerkingen Contact person: Dr. J.D. van der Bij, tel. 050-363 7347, email: j.d.van.der.bij@rug.nl
Secretary Dui. 434: tel. 050-363 6543, email: j.m.wiersema@rug.nl
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
MSc BA - Strategic Innovation Management/SIM  (keuzevakken MSc BA-SIM) 1 semester I b keuze
MSc Technology and Operations Management/TOM  (keuzevakken MSc TOM) 1 semester I b keuze