Innovation and Technology Management: Curriculum

Here you'll find detailed information on current courses of the Master's degree program Innovation and Technology Management. Please note that due to ongoing updates not all courses of the program might be fully displayed. A complete overview of the curriculum for the study year 2016/17 is going to be published in the course of the summer semester 2016.

1. Semester

Name ECTS
SWS
Creativity and Problem Solving Techniques (MMTM1G)
German / iMod
4.00
-
Creativity and Problem Solving Techniques (MTM1G)
German / UE
4.00
2.00
Elective 1) Programming 2) IT- and Data Protection-Law (MMTM1F)
German / iMod
4.00
-
IT and Data Protection Law (MT1Fb)
German / ILV
4.00
3.00
Programming (MTM1Fa)
German / ILV
4.00
3.00
Empirical Market Research (MMTM1D)
German / iMod
4.00
-
Empirical Market Research (MTM1D)
German / ILV
4.00
2.00
Innovation Management (MMTM1B)
English / iMod
5.00
-
Innovation Management (MTM1B)
English / ILV
5.00
3.00

Course description

In this course students acquire Knowledge and develop Competences in the field of Innovation Management.

Methodology

self-study, lecture, discussion, exercises, group work, case studies

Learning outcomes

After passing this course successfully students are able to ...

  • distinguish between different forms of innovation
  • to set innovation goals in accordance with the coroporate strategy
  • to establish an innovation-friendly corporate culture
  • to evaluate innovation projects on economic, social and ecological criteria
  • to develop a systematic innovation process from idea finding to market entry
  • measure the innovation performance of a company by using adequate performance indicators

Course contents

  • definition and forms of innovation
  • innovation management
  • innovation culture
  • innovation process
  • idea management
  • open innovation
  • innovation controlling

Prerequisites

key concepts in business administration

Literature

  • Bessant/Tidd, Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship

Assessment methods

  • written test (30%) + case study (70%)

Anmerkungen

Further information regarding this course are provided via the accompanying moodle-course.

Innovative Information And Communication Technologies (MMTM1E)
English / iMod
4.00
-
Innovative Information And Communication Technologies (MTM1E)
English / ILV
4.00
3.00

Course description

In this lecture students acquire knowledge and develop Competences in the field of information- and communication-technology

Methodology

self-study, lecture, Discussion, E-Learning

Learning outcomes

After passing this course successfully students are able to ...

  • to explain the functioning of computer hardware
  • to explain the functioning of comptuter software
  • to model business processes for the purpose of automatisation
  • to list the potential harms of cyber crime and discuss appropriate countermeasures
  • to list typical tasks of an IT-departmant in a company
  • to discuss areas of application for new information technologies (eg IoT, Big Data, Blockchain etc.)
  • to contribute to the development of the digitals strategy of a company

Course contents

  • IT
  • hard- and software
  • business process modelling
  • enterprise ressource planning
  • business intelligence
  • cloud computing
  • cyber crime
  • IT-management
  • E-Commerce
  • Big Data
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Internet of Things
  • Virtual Reality
  • Blockchain
  • Digital office

Prerequisites

key concepts in IT and electronics

Literature

  • Turban et al, Information Technology for Management

Assessment methods

  • final written exam (100%)

Anmerkungen

Further information regarding this course is provided via the accompanying moodle-course.

Internationa Management and Entrepreneurship (MMTM1A)
German / iMod
5.00
-
Internationa Management and Entrepreneurship (MTM1A)
German / ILV
5.00
3.00
Technology and Knowledge Management (MMTM1C)
German / iMod
4.00
-
Technology and Knowledge Management (MTM1C)
German / SE
4.00
2.00

2. Semester

Name ECTS
SWS
Agile Software-Development & Lean UX (MMTM2F)
German / iMod
4.00
-
Agile Software-Development & Lean UX (MTM2F)
English / ILV
4.00
3.00
Changemanagement (MMTM2A)
English / iMod
4.00
-
Changemanagement (MTM2A)
English / ILV
4.00
2.00
Cost Management and Corporate Finance (MMTM2E)
English / iMod
4.00
-
Cost Management and Corporate Finance (MMTM2E)
German / ILV
4.00
2.00
Data Analytics (MMTM2G)
German / iMod
4.00
-
Data Analytics (MTM2G)
German / ILV
4.00
3.00
Elective 2: 1) Machine Learning 2) Smart Homes & Assistive Technologies (MMTM2B)
German / iMod
5.00
-
Machine Learning (MTM2Bb)
German / ILV
5.00
3.00
Smart Homes & Assistive Technologies (MTM2Ba)
German / ILV
5.00
3.00
Online-Marketing and E-Commerce (MMTM2D)
English / iMod
4.00
-
Online-Marketing and E-Commerce (MTM2D)
English / ILV
4.00
2.00
Robotics (MMTM2C)
German / iMod
5.00
-
Robotics (MTM2C)
German / ILV
5.00
3.00

3. Semester

Name ECTS
SWS
Business Modelling (MMTM3C)
English / iMod
4.00
-
Business Modelling (MTM3C)
English / ILV
4.00
2.00
Digital Leadership & New World Of Work (MMTM3D)
English / iMod
4.00
-
Digital Leadership & New World Of Work (MTM3D)
German / UE
4.00
2.00
Innovation and Technology Project (MMTM3F)
German / iMod
4.00
-
Innovation and Technology Project (MTM3F)
German / PRJ
4.00
2.00
International Intellectual Property Law (MMTM3B)
German / iMod
4.00
-
International Intellectual Property Law (MTM3B)
German / ILV
4.00
2.00
Master´s Thesis Proposal and Scientific Writing (MDIM)
German / iMod
5.00
-
Master`s Thesis Proposal and Scientific Writing (DIM)
German / UE
5.00
2.00
Smart Manufacturing (MMTM3A)
German / iMod
5.00
-
Smart Manufacturing (MTM3A)
German / ILV
5.00
3.00
Technical Sociology and Technology Assessment (MMTM3G)
German / iMod
4.00
-
Technical Sociology and Technology Assessment (MTM3G)
German / SE
4.00
2.00

4. Semester

Name ECTS
SWS
Enterprise Simulation (MMTM4C)
English / iMod
4.00
-
Enterprise Simulation (MTM4C)
German / UE
4.00
2.00
Innovation and Technology Policy and Subsidies (MMTM4A)
German / iMod
4.00
-
Innovation and Technology Policy and Subsidies (MTM4A)
German / ILV
4.00
2.00
Master´s Thesis (MMTM4E)
German / iMod
16.00
-
Master´s Thesis (MTM4E)
German / EXAM
16.00
1.00
Praxis Dialogue Innovation and Technology Management (MMTM4B)
German / iMod
2.00
-
Praxis Diallogue Innovation and Technology Management (MTM4B)
German / VO
2.00
2.00
Start-up-Management & Corporate Venturing (MMTM4D)
German / iMod
4.00
-
Start-up-Management & Corporate Venturing (MTM4D)
German / ILV
4.00
2.00