ETM 5163 - Business Innovation and Technology

Three (3) credit hours.  Advanced study of innovation and technology in a business setting.  Strategic development of internal and external innovation.  Planning, implementation, evaluation, and control of technology.

Fall Dates: 
Monday, August 21, 2017 to Friday, December 8, 2017
Additional Information: 

Required Texts:

1.   Margaret A. White, and Garry D. Burton, (2e). The Management of Technology and Innovation: A Strategic Approach, Thomson, 2011.
ISBN# 978-0-538-47822-9.

2.   Clayton M. Christensen, The Innovator’s Dilemma: When Technologies Cause Great Firms to Fail, Harper Business Review Press, 2013.
ISBN# 978-1-4221-9602-1.

Supplemental Texts (Not Required for Purchase):

  1. Frederick Betz, Managing Technological Innovation, Wiley, 2011. ISBN# 978-0-470-54782.
  2. Nicholas D. Evans, Business Innovation & Disruptive Technology: Harnessing the Power of Breakthrough Technology...For Competitive Advantage, Prentice Hall, 2002. ISBN# 0-13-047397-9.
  3. Daniel L. Babcock, and Lucy C. Morse, Managing Engineering and Technology, (5e). Prentice Hall, 2010. ISBN# 978-0-13-609809-6.
  4. Todd D. Jick and Muary A. Peiperl, (2e). Managing Change: Cases and Concepts, McGrawHill, 2003, ISBN# 978-0-256-26458-6.

Advisor’s Comments:  
This course is and elective for MSETM students or those pursuing the Certificate in ETM.  (Note that to earn a formal certificate a separate application is required – See ).   This course is typically offered every fall. 

Registration Procedure: