Professional Course

Technological Disruption: Managing the Impact on Business, Society and Politics

GetSmarter, Online
8 weeks
8 weeks
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Course description

Technological Disruption: Managing the Impact on Business, Society and Politics

Earn an official certificate of professional achievement from The London School of Economics and Political Science

  • An in-depth overview on the impact of technological disruption and the skills to control these forces in your role, team, and organisation.
  • An expansive understanding of how automation, robotics, and AI are reshaping society and economics on a global scale.
  • An understanding of the vulnerabilities of digital networks, and robust strategies to manage the risks of technology competition.
  • Awareness of how policy and regulation can address the ethical dilemmas raised by technological disruption.

Training content

Module 1

Technological innovation and disruption in the global economy

Module 2

Digital economy and the disruption of business models

Module 3

Technological change and the future of work

Module 4

Making competition law fit for the digital economy

Module 5

Legal responses to cybersecurity threats

Module 6

Privacy protection in a digital era

Module 7

Digital media and its impact on democracy

Module 8

Global technology competition and international conflict

Course delivery details


  • 8 weeks (excluding orientation)
  • 8-10 hours per week
  • Self-paced learning online

Why choose GetSmarter?

  • Data-driven course selection
  • Outcomes-based design
  • People-mediated delivery
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