New and Emerging Technologies, 5 cr (Master`s level) nonstop (CampusOnline)

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Description
    By examining current and emerging developments in science and technology, you must choose a topic, with which you want to get familiar. In addition, you should think how to apply at least one new or emerging technology to your own field, e.g. how to apply artificial intelligence to marketing or to personal helth care.

The learning process should enable to demonstrate:
1. Investigations
- ability to identify, locate and obtain required data;
- ability to conduct searches of literature, to consult and critically use databases and other sources of information, to carry out simulation in order to pursue detailed investigations and research of complex technical issues;
- ability to investigate the application of new and emerging technologies at the forefront of their specialisation

2. Lifelong Learning
- ability to engage in independent life-long learning;
- ability to undertake further study autonomously.
Date
    08.05.2020 - 30.08.2020
Last enrolment date
    17.06.2020
Place
    Online Course
Target group
    This course is for you if
• you want to get familiar with a new technology and there is no dedicated course for that
• you have a special interest towards new and emerging technologies a.k.a exponential technologies
• you want to have proof of your special expertise in your portfolio
Prerequisites
    We are living in a constantly changing world. New technologies emerge so rapidly that everybody has a challenge how to learn new things. This course is for you if
- you want to get familiar with a new technology and there is no dedicated course for that
- you have a special interest towards new and emerging technologies a.k.a exponential technologies
- you want to have proof of your special expertise in your portfolio
Accomplishment
    This is a fully virtual course. This course suits very well for students who are exploring potential or current topic for their thesis.
Literature
    Course Material:
Some starting points (links) are provided through the learning environment. You need to listen presentations about state-of-the-art technology and its applications. You need to pick virtual lectures (webinars) or participate courses offered by your company or other organisations (e.g. through MOOCs such as Udemy or Coursera) so that the total amount of work (listening presentations) is 32 hours.
Additional Material / Recommended Reading Material:
A list of additional reading materials and cases will be provided by the instructor at the beginning of the course.
Price
    Free of charge
Further Information
    campusonline@jamk.fi
Other info
    You need to have a microphone when recording the summary video.
Cancellation terms
    Please cancel your studies via email: campusonline@jamk.fi. Include in your email the name of the course you are cancelling and your contact information. Thank you!