Fintech – Opportunities and challenges within a rapidly changing business environment, 15 ECTS
Application period: 05.10.2020 - 10.01.2021
: Patrik Pehrsson
Required skills : Undergraduate degree (university or university of applied sciences) in Business Administration (or other field + 40 ECTS business studies) and a minimum of two years relevant work experience after graduation.Deep interest in financial technology. A technology background is not a hard prerequisite for this course.
Read more here: https://www.arcada.fi/en/fintech
Fintech – Opportunities and challenges within a rapidly changing business environment
You will learn to appreciate the scale of change that the Financial Industry is currently experiencing, both in Finland and abroad. You will become knowledgeable in the broad range of technologies driving this change, but with special focus on Blockchain and AI. We will look at the industry transition from several different points of view, including perspectives from banking, legislator, start-ups and multinational technology providers. Throughout the course you will challenge yourself to understand the big picture and to identify opportunities in this rapidly changing environment”
Methods: Guest lectures, lectures, group- and individual work
Lectures Thursdays and Fridays 16.30-20.00, Saturdays 9.30-16.00.