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Course Description

Code4 LLX3000
NameFrom Idea to Business Concept
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student is able to
- Understand the importance of evaluating the idea in developing process
- Describe his or her idea from the perspective of business
- Describe the novelty value and business potential of the product or service
- Produce and give a presentation of the concept for evaluation
Content- Information search concerning the idea (demand, feasibility, legal protection)
- Modelling of the idea from the business perspective and evaluation of the novelty
- Evaluation of the feasibility of the product or service from the perspective of production
- Presentation of the concept to business advisors
RequirementsIndependent studies, workshops, a presentation of the concept to business advisors
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course materialCustomized for each student
Other ConsiderationsThe module is based on the student’s own idea of a new product, service or business and ambition for developing the idea. The study module is the first part of the yPolku studies and there is ongoing apply for this course.
ContactJääskeläinen Jari-Pekka


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