Description: The IT Entrepreneurship track prepares students to identify, select, and launch new IT innovations, products, and services, for enterprises in Africa in new and existing organizations. Students gain insight and experience in the state of the art in new company and new product innovation, development, collaboration, piloting, roll out, scaling, and funding.

Faculty contacts: Michel Bezy, SP Kompalli

Concentration requirements

 


Foundation
(24 units)

Specialization
(24 units)

04-611 (12) Strategic Use of Digital Information in Enterprises

04-801-L (12) Market Planning for High Tech Innovation

04-613 (12) ICT Business Economics and Finance

04-800-Q (12) Games and Entrepreneurship

04-801-D3 (6) IT Innovation and Business in Africa

04-801-E1 (6) African Venture Funding

04-801-H4 (6) Tech Startups: Tools and Techniques Part

04-802-D (6) Entrepreneurship Seminar

Course Course Name Location Units Semester Offered
04-611 Strategic Use of Digital Information in Enterprises Africa 12 Fall

Core

(24 units)

Course Course Name Location Units Semester Offered
04-611 Strategic Use of Digital Information in Enterprises Africa 12 Fall
04-801-L Market Planning for High-Tech Innovation Africa 12 Spring

Electives

(24 units)

Course Course Name Location Units Semester Offered
04-613 IT Business Economics and Finance Africa 12 Spring
04-800-Q Games and Entrepreneurship Africa 12 Spring
04-801-D3 IT Innovation and Business in Africa Africa 6 Spring
04-801-E1 African Venture Funding Africa 6 Fall
04-801-H4 Tech Startups: Tools & Techniques Africa 6 Fall, Spring
04-802-D Entrepreneurship Seminar Africa 12 Spring

Concentration Declaration Process

For Existing Students: Concentrations are documented via the Concentration Declaration Form.