Digitalisation and Innovation (OPEN UNI)

5 ECTS credits, Academic Year 2023-2024, ay812352A
The course takes students through the main avenues of digitalisation of businesses and services, of innovation to support digitalisation, and innovation in terms of creating new business opportunities.

Enrollment period


Mode of delivery

Web-Based Studies

Course study period



0 €


Education information

  • What is digitalisation? What is digital transformation? Why digitalisation?
  • Information systems and digitalisation
  • Organisational information systems
  • The role of emerging technologies
  • The quest for disruptive Zero-to-One innovation
  • Core business values
  • Innovation strategies and innovation ecosystems
  • Opportunities and challenges of future technology

Education format

Continuous learning
Open university


Academic Year 2023-2024

Field of study

Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs)


3259 Tietojenkäsittelytiede

Teaching language


Course organiser

University of Oulu



Maximum participants


Prerequisities and co-requisites

The required prerequisite is that the student has completed BSc degree as well as has basic knowledge on Information Systems.

Contact information

Guidance and counselling

avoin.yliopisto (at)
Last updated: 11.8.2023