Content, Business and Technologies – new minor subject – apply now!

About Content, Business and Technologies minor study program

The Content Business and Technologies (CBT) minor study program (12-25 ECTS) aims to contribute to the understanding of management practices and processes in the digital creative sectors. The program focuses on management and technology in the creative industries and cultural sectors, following a hands-on approach. CBT encompasses a wide range of topics, such as: project management; innovation; entrepreneurship; digital marketing; branding; service prototyping; social media and customer relations; games and gamification; cross-media; internet of things and ubiquitous computing. Additionally, the program aims to strengthen the cultural competences, and ability to work in multidisciplinary teams.

Website: http://cbt.aalto.fi

Target group

Master degree students from Aalto University’s ARTS, BIZ and SCI schools. Students from other schools, exchange students, students from other Finnish universities (within the JOO agreement) may also apply. A maximum of 15 students will be chosen. Applicants will be selected in order to create a group of students with different backgrounds and skills.

Application – Until 31st October 2013

To apply, send a motivation letter and an extract of student record to Nuno Correia (nuno.correia@aalto.fi). The applicant should mention in the letter:
– name, school, department, study program;
– his/her background;
– his/her interests on the subject;
– a proposed list of courses from the minor program that he/she would enrol in.
In case there are more applicants than the maximum, the applicants can be interviewed.

Applicants will be notified regarding acceptance until 18th November 2013.

More information

Website: http://cbt.aalto.fi

Nuno Correia
Lecturer, Aalto ARTS, Department of Media
email: nuno.correia@aalto.fi
tel. 044 5068660

Leena Närekangas
Coordinator, Aalto Media Factory
email: leena.narekangas@aalto.fi
tel. 050 3427114