TSOL410 - Technology-Based Business Development


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 50/100
Assignment 50/100

Course content

- Possibility studies
- Resource analysis
- Business models
- Open innovation and new product development
- Co-creation and innovation
- Clusters and innovation
- Diffusion and adaptation
- Ambidextrous organizations

Learning outcome

- knowledge of technology firms´ competitive advantages
- insight in challenges related to business development in technology firms

- ability to perform systematic possibility studies
- knowing how to develop the business plan

General Competence
- Practical and theoretical knowledge of new product development

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, group work, discussions in class.

Further on evaluation

The course is available only to students of Master in Technology Management

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Economics and Business Administration (ØAMSC)
Management of Technology (ØAMLT)

Required previous knowledge


Course materials

Papers made available at start of semester

More on the course



Version: A
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Economics and Administration
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
NTNU Business School



Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 50/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Assignment 50/100
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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