norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description IMT4071 - Media Economy (2005/2006)

LevelPostgraduate
ECTS Credits5
DurationAutumn
LanguageNorwegian
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

The course will give the students knowledge of how values are created in different types of businesses and how digital technology changes the economical coditions for businesses and business transactions.

Content

- Information economy
- How to determine the value of information?
- Network economy
- Lock-in
- Cooperation and compatibility
- Coopetition
- Market response to technological developments
- Economic considerations in different media industries

Study MethodsLectures, Group Works, Project Works
AssessmentEssay (counts 30%, evaluated by lecturer)
Written Exam, 4 hours (counts 70%, evaluated by lecturer)
Each part must be individually approved of.
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsNone