|351-0555-00L||Open- and User Innovation||S. Häfliger, S. Spaeth|
|363-0392-00L||Strategic Management||G. von Krogh|
|363-1028-00L||Entrepreneurial Leadership||C. P. Siegenthaler, P. Baschera, S. Brusoni, V. Hoffmann, G. von Krogh|
|363-0887-00L||Basics of Scientific Work||F. He|
|363-0393-00L||Corporate Strategy||S. Ben-Menahem|
|364-0553-00L||Innovation in the Digital Space||G. von Krogh|
|351-0778-00L||Discovering Management||P. Baschera, S. Brusoni, E. Fleisch, P. Frauenfelder, G. Grote, V. Hoffmann, P. Schönsleben, D. Sornette, J. Sturm, G. von Krogh, F. von Wangenheim|
|363-0392-00L||Strategic Management||S. Herting|
|363-0404-00L||Industry and Competitive Analysis||F. He|
|363-0887-00L||Basics of Scientific Work||Z. Erden Özkol|
|364-0406-00L||Publishing in Management, Technology and Innovation||G. von Krogh|
Courses at SMI
This course conveys concepts and methods in strategic management, with a focus on competitive strategy. Competitive strategy aims at analyzing and establishing position of firms within an industry, securing firm performance.
The course Corporate Strategy focuses on the scope and diversity of a firm's activities. During the course, students will learn in what ways companies can organize and plan their business. Topics covered include: internationalization strategies, growth strategies, organizational design, alliances, and mergers & acquisitions. Having participated in the course Strategic Management by Prof. Georg von Krogh/Dr. Erden is an advantage but not a requirement.
Industry and Competitive Analysis
The course is organized as a combination of lectures and tutored group work involving the selection and analysis of industries, analysis and development of strategies for selected competitors, and presentation of results.
Basics of Scientific Work
This course teaches students about the basic principles of scientific work in the field of social sciences.
The course is mandatory for students (MSc. and MAS) who write their Master Thesis at the Chair of Strategic Management and Innovation – those will be served first.
Open and User Innovation
The course on open and user innovation is an elective course at MTEC and extends courses on knowledge management and innovation.