Theories of technology venture creation

2018-2019
Dit vak wordt in het Engels aangeboden. Omschrijvingen kunnen daardoor mogelijk alleen in het Engels worden weergegeven.

Doel vak

the student learns about resource acquistion over the life cycle of a
high-tech company, both via the literature and via practice (performing
a case study and present it)

Inhoud vak

We study how new and emerging technologies find their way to the market
in the context of the innovation ecosystem. Insights are created and
challenged by critically reflecting and discussing relevant literature
in an interactive setting.

The first half of the course scientific literature on resource
acquisition is studied.
In the second half of the course, we will focus on carrying out a case
study in a real company on how it acquired over its lifecycle its
resources.

Onderwijsvorm

- This course is taught entirely in English e.g spoken, written and
read.
- Working groups in which literature is studied and discussed
- Practical case study

Toetsvorm

Theory: 40%
Case study: 60%

Vereiste voorkennis

• Basic knowledge of scientific principles behind life sciences and
energy sciences.
• Basic knowledge of Business & innovation sciences.

Literatuur

Links to required articles and book chapters will be provided on
Canvas.

Doelgroep

• Participants of the minor Technology Entrepreneurship
• Participants of the "minor SBI voor Science studenten", and preMaster
SBI
• FEW students (as an elective)

Overige informatie

The concepts and themes introduced in this course build upon the SBI
curriculum. The course is structured in such a way that its content is
manageable for students from other FEW science programs.
The skills that are developed in this course (evaluating literature,
critical thinking, essay writing, presenting) can be of great use in
your Bachelor’s thesis.The first two years of the Bachelor’s programme
in Science, Business and
Innovation offer an ideal preparation for this course. Key concepts and
skills can be applied in this course.

Afwijkende intekenprocedure

Contact the course coordinator

Aanbevolen voorkennis

The first two years of the Bachelor’s programme in Science, Business and
Innovation offer an ideal preparation for this course. Key concepts and
skills can be applied in this course. It also functions as one of the
courses in the preMaster SBI

Algemene informatie

Vakcode X_420569
Studiepunten 6 EC
Periode P1
Vakniveau 400
Onderwijstaal Engels
Faculteit Faculteit der Bètawetenschappen
Vakcoördinator prof. dr. P.C. van der Sijde
Examinator prof. dr. P.C. van der Sijde
Docenten prof. dr. P.C. van der Sijde

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