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Internet forum

Individual course

The theme of the lecture series this year is Telecommunications in Cross-Roads: Artificial Intelligence and Semiconductors.

Course contents

Internet Forum is a studia generalia course hosted by the Department of Communication and Networking Technology (Comnet). The course handles hot topics in Internet and wireless information technology including global and national trends, product, business and technology strategies and covers issues from recent advances in research to the social, economic and legal impact of the application of the latest technology.

The guest speakers are leaders in their fields, scientists, innovators, and business and technology officers in their companies.

Learning outcomes

The student can discuss the general strategy and policy issues of Internet and wireless information technology.

Completion methods

There are two versions of the course: Lecture diaries (3 ECTS version) or Lecture diaries + exam (5 ECTS version).

The 3 ECTS version is online and the 5 ETCS version requires participation in an exam.

Lectures will be held on Tuesdays at 17:15–19:00. The online lectures also available at later time. The lecture diary has deadlines.

More information in the Aalto University study guide and course page.

You can get a digital badge after completing this course.

Responsible teacher

Aalto Univeristy
Petri Mähönen

Further information about the course and studying

Aalto University
Juho Kaivosoja

Contact person for applications

FITech Network University
Fanny Qvickström, Student services specialist
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