Business in the Digital Economy

Module code: MN3115

The birth of new technologies has ushered in the age of the digital economy. This module will allow you to assess its effect on the economy and the world of business.

You'll look at the emergence and development of the major technologies and economic models which sustain the digital economy. You'll look at technology's effect on culture, politics and enterprise. Plus, you'll evaluate the digital economy through the prism of sustainability, employment law, global inequalities and social justice.

Learning

  • 20 hours of lectures
  • 8 hours of seminars
  • 122 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Case study (40%)
  • Digital media project (60%)