Technology Innovation, Adoption, and Diffusion

Credits: 3


This course will expose students to concepts in technology innovation, markets for information technology goods and services, and adoption dynamics within organizations for new products and processes, and therefore should prove useful in a variety of student careers. Assignments emphasize written and oral communication skills. There is an opportunity for a self-selected project to customize the course to particular student interests. Skill acquisition and improvement goals for the course include case analysis, short analytic writing, technology research, and long-form writing. Prerequisite: None.