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SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Hong Kong - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) - 'Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)'
UC Course SubjectSociology
Number & Suffix: 30
Full UC Title: SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS 
Transcript Title: SCI/TECH & BUSINESS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Lower Division 
Course Description: This course introduces newly emerging ideas that are central to the field of science, technology and society (STS) and considers their applications to business practices. The course addresses the following issues: what we mean by science and technology (S&T); the mutual relationship between S&T and business; and how S&T have intervened historically in the wider business domain. Through this course we endeavor to understand better how S&T and business have become increasingly interconnected over time, and how they contribute to greater profits in the wider spheres of economics, business and finance. The course format features lectures and a focus on contemporary business issues. Assessment: midterm exam, final exam, personal response exercises. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND BUSINESS 
Partner University Department: Social Science 
Partner University Course Number: SOSC1130