Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


● Explore and implement key topics in digital business
● Differentiate between digital transformation and digital optimisation
● Evaluate the constantly evolving digital business landscape both locally and globally
● Gain theoretical and practical knowledge of digital strategies
● Work in international multidisciplinary teams
● Apply project management in virtual and on-site projects
● Develop recommendations for real-life case

Credits: 6

Schedule: 08.02.2021 - 09.04.2021

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation):

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

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Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teaching language: English

Languages of study attainment: English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    The course examines issues related to the digital business landscape. The course focuses on digital transformation and optimisation as strategies. Concepts covered include enterprise information systems, platforms and ecosystems, business design thinking, data-driven marketing, digital value creation and project management frameworks. The students apply the key learnings in a team project.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Teaching and study methods: lectures, project work, company visits

    Assessment methods: project work, participation in class, individual reflection

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Contact hours: 40 h
    Independent work: 60 h
    Project work: 60 h

    Compulsory attendance, max. 2 absences


Study Material
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Articles and other materials provided on the course

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    No prerequisites

SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    4 Quality Education

    8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

    17 Partnerships for the Goals