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Understanding the Information Economy (MSIN0181)

Key information

Faculty
Faculty of Engineering Sciences
Teaching department
UCL School of Management
Credit value
15
Restrictions
BSc/MSci Information Management for Business year 3 students UBSINFSBUS05/UBSINFSYRI18/UMSINFSYRI18/UMSINFSBUS05

Alternative credit options

There are no alternative credit options available for this module.

Description

This module explores the information economy, beginning with the simple economic theory underlying the organisation of the information economy, then moving on to more difficult questions regarding technological choice, the role of networks, the role of regulation and the developing practice of antitrust.

Module deliveries for 2020/21 academic year

Intended teaching term: Term 2     Undergraduate (FHEQ Level 6)

Teaching and assessment

Mode of study
Face-to-face
Methods of assessment
50% Longer Article, 2500 words
50% Exam, 2 hours
Mark scheme
Numeric Marks

Other information

Number of students on module in previous year
143
Module leader
Mr Peter Antonioni
Who to contact for more information
mgmt-undergraduate@ucl.ac.uk

Last updated

This module description was last updated on 5th March 2020.