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Archived Curricula Guide 2017–2019
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HALDIGI01 Knowledge, business and work in a digital society 5 ECTS
Organised by
Degree Programme in Administrative Studies
Person in charge
Harri Laihonen
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Management
Curricula 2015 – 2017

Learning outcomes

The introduction course approaches the phenomenon from the perspectives of information sciences, business and management as well as public administration and politics.
The course analyses digitalization at the different societal levels and provides tools for understanding and conceptualizing the phenomenon both in theoretical and managerial terms.
Student becomes familiar with various impacts of digitalization on society and is able to compare its pros and cons.


Digitalization: what is it all about? Viewpoints from politics, governance, business, work and leadership.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 24 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In English


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Study material provided by teachers.

Further information

The course is available for students from University of Tampere, Tampere University of Technology and Tampere University of Applied Sciences.

Belongs to following study modules

Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Faculty of Management