IS4940 - Global Technology Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Information Systems
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2023/24

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

This course aims to provide knowledge about global technology entrepreneurship and innovation. Students can gain the skills necessary to start a new technology-related business in Hong Kong and globally. Specifically, through this course, students can develop skills to identify business opportunities, gather resources such as talent and capital, and manage growth and technology risks for technology-intensive and financial technology (FinTech) related businesses that competes online and offline, in mature and emerging markets, and in entering potential markets. In addition, this course also trains students’ skills in effective communication, individual and team work, time management, data analysis and reporting, deploying appropriate technologies (e.g., FinTech), and creative problem solving.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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