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Course module: 201800525
I&E Study EIT
Course info
Course module201800525
Credits (ECTS)6
Course typeCourse
Language of instructionEnglish
Contact persondr. R. Harms
Contactperson for the course
dr. R. Harms
dr. R. Harms
Academic year2019
Starting block
Application procedureYou apply via OSIRIS Student
Registration using OSIRISYes
At the end of the course, the student is able to:
  • apply, synthesize, and evaluate prior I&E learning within a specific innovation or entrepreneurial project setting;
  • conduct a business analysis, make decisions and formulate recommendations or justify actions for a real business problem;
  • choose and apply relevant concepts / methods / tools, and collect relevant data for a business analysis and make decisions for a real business problem;
  • apply concepts, methods and tools that pertain to identify and assess the impact/value of a technology in an industry, market and/or organization and the innovation/business opportunities it creates;
produce a professional report on a business analysis topic.
  • I&E Study EIT (6 EC) is a course unit for a group of students. Its main objective is to solve a real business problem on I&E topics by integrating theory, methods, and practice. It typically entails problem formulation, selection of tools, data collection, and the development of a recommendation.
  • The business problem is selected by the examiner form the pool of EIT ICT business cases. Students interact with the case owner (entrepreneur who proposed a case) to develop a solution.
  • In a meeting with EIT students from TUEindhoven at the end of quartile 1A (not mandatory as it is outside the time scope of quartile 1B), you will learn their best practices and get a good start.
  • I&E online content (e.g. historical case, theory&models, tech delta&diffusion, foresight) support and enrich the business problem part.
Assumed previous knowledge
Mandatory: Inscribed in the EIT exit year
Participating study
Master Computer Science
Participating study
Master Interaction Technology
Required materials
Course material
EIT online material for I&E Study Twente
Recommended materials
Instructional modes
Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes


Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes

Project unsupervised
Presence dutyYes

Self study without assistance


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