Introduction Science and Business

Faculteit Science and Engineering
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode WNBIBEB08A
Vaknaam Introduction Science and Business
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a (04-09-2017 till 21-11-2017)
ECTS 10
Rooster rooster.rug.nl

Uitgebreide vaknaam Introduction Science and Business
Leerdoelen At the end of the course, the student is able to:
1.Getting acquainted with business
Students are able to write an independent advise with concepts from business administration, innovation management and Science and Technology studies.
2.Personal development
Students will have the skills to do project work in a group and alone.
They are able to show leadership that fits their personality and the needs of the group.
They have insight in their own strengths and challenges.
3.Bridging fields of knowledge
They are able to understand and to handle and business perspectives.
They are able to create synergy from multiple domains.
4.Applying in social context
They are able to judge their own discipline critically and in context to business and society.
They are able to find a balance between the individual interest and the group interest.
They are able to act as a science adviser in an ethical way.
They know how to implement innovations in a sustainable way.
5.Effective communication
They are able to communicate in an effective way to target groups.
They are able to evaluate their advice so that it is implementable.
6.Over all Science advising
Students will be able to consider their role(s) in science advising critically.
Omschrijving This module will take place in two fases.

1. Theory Science and Business
2. Group project Science and Business

In the first three weeks you will follow an intensive program in which you get acquainted with important business concepts. After that you will train the skills to solve business cases and to write and present a feasible science advise to company owners. Most assignments will be done in groups and teams.

For more information see www.rug.nl/fwn/sbp
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm Hoorcollege (LC), Practisch werk (PRC), Werkcollege (T)
Toetsvorm Opdracht (AST), Schriftelijk tentamen (WE), Verslag (R)
(Final grade: Exam theory after three weeks: 50% Report after seven weeks: 50%. The personal portfolio need to be a pass in order to receive the final grade.)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator drs. S. Grooters
Docent(en) drs. A.J. Abma ,dr. C. Carroll ,prof. dr. G.J.W. Euverink ,prof. dr. M.P. Gerkema ,drs. S. Grooters ,dr. H.J. van der Windt ,dr. P.D.M. Weesie
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Reader Business, and extra literature on Nestor (this is further reading)
Entreevoorwaarden From those who enroll between April 1 and April 14, second year master students who will do the entire SBP-variant have priority. After April 14, admission will be in order of registration
Opmerkingen
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
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MSc Biology  ( SBP-Track) - semester I a verplicht
MSc Biology  (Electives/Optional modules) - semester I a keuze
MSc Biomedical Sciences  (Master modules (BMS)) - semester I a keuze
MSc Biomedical Sciences  ( Biomedical Sciences SBP-profile (Science, Business and Policy)) - semester I a verplicht
MSc Chemistry  (Science, Business and Policy) - semester I a verplicht
MSc Computing Science  (Science, Business and Policy) - semester I a verplicht
MSc Ecology and Evolution  (Electives/optional modules) - semester I a keuze
MSc Ecology and Evolution  ( SBP-Track) - semester I a verplicht
MSc Farmacie keuzevakken - semester I a keuze
MSc Food, Nutrition and Sustainable Health (in ontwikkeling)  (Science, Business and Policy profile) 2 semester I a verplicht
MSc Human-Machine Communication  (C - Elective Course Units) - semester I a keuze
MSc Marine Biology  (Electives) - semester I a keuze
MSc Marine Biology  ( Science Business and Policy track) - semester I a verplicht
MSc Mathematics  (Science, Business and Policy with Mathematics and Complex Dynamical Systems) - semester I a verplicht
MSc Mathematics  (Science, Business and Policy with Statistics and Big Data) - semester I a verplicht
MSc Medical Pharmaceutical Sciences  ( MPS SBP-profile (Science, Business and Policy)) - semester I a verplicht
MSc Medical Pharmaceutical Sciences  (Master modules (MPS)) - semester I a keuze
MSc Molecular Biology and Biotechnology  (Electives/Optional modules) - semester I a keuze
MSc Molecular Biology and Biotechnology  ( Science Business and Policy track) - semester I a verplicht
MSc Physics  ( Track Science, Business and Policy) - semester I a verplicht