Description: This course introduces students to the concepts of technology innovation and evolution applicable to the information technology and business industry. Learners will explore general topics on emerging technologies topics such as the social and economic implications of technology, a view on virtual reality and artificial intelligence, as well as effects of information technology on the media and entertainment industry. The course will also explore decision theories, systematic approaches and methodologies to get an understanding on how it relates to day-to-day business operations. Students will also explore generally accepted practices in risk management, standards and ethics, countermeasures and mitigation strategies that are critical in today's business. Letter grade only.
Prerequisite: Admission to a Personalized Learning program