IS4040 - Global Technology Business Ventures

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Information Systems
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course will equip students with in-depth knowledge of global Technology Business (TechBiz) ventures, including business models, innovations with disruptive information technologies, business plans, intellectual property management, and execution of business models to the success.  Global TechBiz ventures (e.g. Baidu, Alibaba, Tencent, Facebook, Google etc.) in Hong Kong and the mainland China will be the main focus of this course, they usually make use of disruptive information technologies, e.g. social, mobile, big data analytics and cloud services, for business innovations and can create great wealth for investors and the society. 

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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