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Programme Master in Management
Academic Year Academic Year 2021/2022
Module/course Code OP105
Delivery location Madrid
Language English
Course type Specialisation
Contact hours 120
ECTS M1 before 2020 16
ECTS M1 from 2020 20
Level 5 (year post baccalaureate)
Semester Spring
Module name The Future of Work
Field (Discipline) Digital Transformation
Academic Department Management


Module/course Summary

IntroductionIn light of key megatrends such as technology, globalization and demographic change, labour markets and jobs across countries and industries will undergo major transformations in the next years and decades. Practitioners, academics, think tanks and policy makers are fueling engaging discussions about how the future of work might look like and how different actors can shape it. In this specialization, students will be immersed in this debate and will be offered theoretical and practical frameworks that will help them understand and engage with coming changes. 

The specialization is organized in 2 key blocks as shown in Table 1. 

Table 1. Specialisation courses, hours and ECTS

Block 1: Digitalisation, globalisation, diversity and multiculturality
- New ways of working: global virtual teams  (15 hours)
- Intergenerational innovation (course + live case study) (22,5 hours)
- Transformational and Intercultural leadership skills development (15 hours)
- Working with Robots and AI (15 hours

Block 2: Innovation & Boundaryless organisations
- Creative and design thinking (15 hours)
- Open Innovation and co-creation (course + live case study) (22,5 hours)
- Boundaryless careers: tayloring your own (15 hours)