Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Arkistoitu opetussuunnitelma 2016–2018
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YR222202 YR23 Innovations and Entrepreneurship in health care/life sciences 3 op
Organised by
Person in charge
Jarna Heinonen
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2017–2018 X

Learning outcomes

After completing the course the student will understand the nature of entrepreneurship as a multi-dimensional phenomenon particularly from the perspective of health care/life sciences. The student will learn the basics of different phases of company life cycle namely nascent venturing, business growth and established businesses. After completing this course the student is able to reflect and analyse key elements of different phases of company life cycle of startups and existing businesses.


The course approaches entrepreneurship from the company life cycle perspective. The student will be introduced with key theoretical concepts as well as practical cases in the field of health care/life sciences. The course comprises of pre-readings on the phases of company life cycle, active participation to lectures and reflection assignments. Course will be conducted in a collaboration with the life science accelerator and businesses.

Teaching methods

Interactive meeting sessions + e-lectures/materials on the e-learning platform (14 hours) + reflection assignments.

Modes of study

Pre-readings, active participation to interactive meeting sessions, and the reflection assignments based on readings and cases.



Belongs to following study modules

Johtamisen ja yrittäjyyden laitos
Johtamisen ja yrittäjyyden laitos
Johtamisen ja yrittäjyyden laitos
Aineopinnot (Yrittäjyys)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Johtamisen ja yrittäjyyden laitos
Tietojärjestelmätiede (FM)