Espoo, Finland

Digital Business Master Class - Summer 2020

when 29 June 2020 - 10 July 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 10 EC
fee EUR 1200

Discover the advantages of digital trends, emerging technologies, business design thinking, and data-driven business in Finland's innovation capital Espoo!

Digital Business Master Class is an interactive and fast-paced graduate-level course (6 ECTS) focusing on digital technologies as tools for building businesses. During the Master Class, we learn how companies transform their processes and systems by implementing digital technologies.

During the intense 2 weeks, we build a project, planning a digital solution for a real-life company problem. Concepts covered include mobile and social technologies, service design, data analytics, platforms and ecosystems, business models, working in virtual teams and project management frameworks.

In addition to on-site learning, the course includes pre- and post-work periods. We learn in virtual, classroom, teamwork and corporate environments.

Target group

MBA / Master's students interested in improving their knowledge of the digital business landscape.

Course aim

Learning Outcomes:

- 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 on digital strategies
- Work in international multidisciplinary teams
- Apply project management in virtual and on-site projects
- Develop recommendations for real-life case

Fee info

EUR 1200: Tuition fee (does not apply to students from Aalto University School of Business's partner universities)
EUR 480: Service fee for the course, including:

Course materials
Support from the DBMC service coordinator before and during your stay in Finland
Tickets to public transportation (during 9-20 March 2020)
Events and trips organised by the course (as listed in the course program)