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[ 986CABUCB4S19 ] SE CB4: Understanding the digital economy

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Elke Schüßler 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites KS BC1: Induction-team development UND KS BC2: Foundations of management UND KS BC3: Foundational readings and academic writing
Original study plan Master's programme Leading Innovative Organizations 2021W
Objectives
  • Students possess deep knowledge about specific aspects of the platform economy due to self-responsibly conducting empirical field/netnographic studies.
  • Students are capable of conducting small empirical studies gathering data in the field and from the Internet, and systematically interpreting this data to produce findings of academic value and managerial relevance
Subject Individual and small-group projects that empirically study selected aspects of the platform economy (selected aspects vary between seminars)
Criteria for evaluation Homework (10%); Presentation(s) (30%), Seminar paper (50%), Class Participation (10%)
Methods Lectures, groupwork, discussion, field work
Language English or German
Study material A small set of academic articles and book chapters customized for methodologically supporting the empirical research projects.
Changing subject? No
Further information Alternativangebot in deutscher Sprache möglich
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 20
Assignment procedure Direct assignment