[Business Administration] Strategic Technology Management


General information

Course name Strategic Technology Management
Course type Lecture+Tutorial
Course code BWL-StraTechM
Course coordinator Professor Dr. Carsten Schultz
Faculty Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences
Examination office Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences
Short summary In this lecture strategic challenges resulting from the dynamics of the technological development will be discussed. Furthermore appropriate instruments for the definition and implementation of technologies will be illustrated.

Information about study level

Study level Master
Also possible for Second year Bachelor

Information about credit points, evaluation and frequency

Evaluation Exam
Frequency Summer term

Information about teaching language

Teaching language English
Minimum language requirement B1
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Information about requirements

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Information about course content, reading list and additional information

Course Content
  • Relevance of technology management and types of technology
  • Dynamic of technology and industry
  • Technology strategy
  • Strategic foresight
  • Technology sourcing
  • Protection strategies
Reading list M. Schilling (2013) Strategic management of technological innovation McGraw Hill, 3rd edition and, in addition, journal articles discussed in the lecture
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