Schedule: 11.10.2016 - 08.12.2016
Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
I-II (Autumn; lectures begin usually in the fifth week or period I in October, check MyCourses for up-to-date information)
Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
After the course you'll
- understand the role of ICT and software in driving digitalisation of industries and society in general
- can apply theoretical concepts to analyse real world cases of digital transformation
- are familiar with current trends that drive digitalisation
- are aware of critical perspectives related to digitalisation
Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
Combination of theory lectures, visiting lectures from industry, and case assignments from the following themes:
- Digitalisation of society: A high-level view to digitalisation and servitisation of economy, industries, and companies
- Platform economy: Platforms, ecosystems, two-sided markets, and other relevant concepts
- Digital strategizing: Platform stack, Open-source, APIs, etc.
- Trends: Changing topics and trends driving digitalisation, such as MyData and blockchain
Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
- Participation in lectures (around 50% required, pass/fail)
- Assignments OR exam
Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
- Preparing for lectures (e.g. pre-reading) 20h
- Lectures 30h + Lecture reflection 30h
- Assignments OR exam preparation 50h
- Total: 130h
Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
Lectures, videos, and a collection of articles delivered on MyCourses.
Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
Replaces course CSE-E4660 / T-86.5310 ICT Enabled Service Business and Innovation (and its predecessor T-86.5300 Information and Communication Technology Enabled Commerce).
Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
No prerequisites but basic knowledge of IT business and information systems concepts and TU-E2000 Aalto Introduction to Services are recommended.
Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):
The course is open for Aalto students. The number of participants will be limited (80). Registrations will be
prioritized in the following order:
1) the students of CCIS / SSE major;
2) students that have the course as a mandatory or elective part of their major or minor;
3) all other students based on registration order.
Minor changes to the course information are possible. Check MyCourses before the course begins.