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Health technology and life science business

Individual course

After completing the course, the student:

  • has basic understanding of the Health Tech and Life Science business environment
  • has gained knowledge on what an inventors needs to understand about business and finance when targeting on to exploit the commercial value of their solutions
  • will gain solid basis for business expertise in their later career either as entrepreneurs, in industry or in academia

During the course, the students will apply the theories into practice by doing course work. In the course work, they will participate in actual innovation projects in SPARK Finland and create a business plan, go-to-market plan as well as financing and market analysis for the projects. Students present the group work as written document and as an oral presentation in a seminar. Student also assess the work of other groups and receive feedback.

There is no mandatory classroom teaching, but webinars which schedules and themes can be found here: SPARK Finland

More information on Tampere University’s study guide.

Responsible teacher

Tampere University
Juho Väisänen
juho.vaisanen(at)tuni.fi

Contact person for applications

FITech
Pilvi Lempiäinen , Service designer
pilvi.lempiainen(at)fitech.io
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Category:
Technical studies
Topic:
Biomedical engineering
Course code:
BMT-86106
Credits:
5 ECTS
Level:
Teaching period:
12.9.–22.12.2019
Host university:
Tampere University
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
Teaching methods:
Blended
Place of contact learning:
Tampere
Language:
English
Study suitable for:
MSc or PhD students who want to get background for biomedical device or software commercialisation and regulation
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