IØ8100 - Innovation and Entrepreneurship


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Work
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Arbeider 100/100

Course content

This course focuses on technology based entrepreneurship. The course focuses particularly on establishment and growth of New Technology Based Firms (NTBFs).

Learning outcome

The course will provide in depth insight into core issues of entrepreneurship, and help the PhD candidates to find their own position within the theoretical fields. The course will also give a basis for conducting empirical research on relevant issues, choose research method and an efficient research design. The candidate should also develop some skills related to the commercialization of research.

Learning methods and activities

The course is scheduled as an intensive seminar, preferably in cooperation with other universities. Alternatively, the course can also be taken as an independent study program.

Required previous knowledge

Master of Science, Industrial Economics and Technology Management, or equivalent.

Course materials

Syllabus: Will be given at course start.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
DIS1050 10.0
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Version: 1
Credits:  10.0 SP
Study level: Doctoral degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2017

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2018

Language of instruction: English


Subject area(s)
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Industrial Economics and Technology Management
  • Organization and Leadership
  • Product development, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Strategy and Management
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management


Examination arrangement: Work

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Arbeider 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Arbeider 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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