Course name Internet Business Models
Course date 01.06.2024 - 15.12.2024
Institution Laurea University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 5 ECTS credit

Field Business HUB
Teacher Ville Saarikoski
Available for open UAS No
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 01.04.2024 - 13.10.2024
Implementation plan

Internet Business Models

01.06.2024 - 15.12.2024

Course description

The student is able to

  • describe differences between virtual world and physical world
  • identify business opportunities in the internet and networks
  • apply an understanding of the internet society to build new markets
  • combine business and information technology knowledge
  • utilize opportunities of digitalization for business

Assessment criteria

  • The course consists of 8 chapters.
  • Each chapter contains a quiz. To achieve grade one, you do the quizzes.
  • To achieve grade two, students also need to be active on the discussion forums.
  • To achieve grade three there is a specific task, which you also need to do.
  • To achieve grade four to (or) five, students will also need to return an essay. The essay should be written in English. The essays will be also peer reviewed.

Course way of working and time table

  • The course is a hop on hop off course. In the beginning all registered are encouraged and prompted to visit the online learning platform. After this the students can study at their own pace. Towards the end, the teacher will encourage students to get everything done in time.
  • This course will start on 1.6.2024 and will end 15.12.2024. Note if you do assignment for grade 4 to 5, you need to submit that 15 days earlier to allow time for peer reviews.

The registration period to the course is extended so that you can register up to 1,5 months before the end of the course.

Course info

  • The course has been designed to be time and place independent.
  • Within the start and end times, the student can choose when to start and when to finish and when to study. Please make a plan to ensure that you allocate enough time for your studies.
  • 1 credit is 27 hours of study. This is a five credit course. Plan to use time and you will get more out of the course.