MTAT.03.244 Software Economics

Coordinator: Marlon Dumas (marlon.dumas ├Ąt ut . ee)


The objective of the course is to provide an overview of economic aspects surrounding software development, packaging and distribution activities. The course will consider economic aspects of software development projects as well as economic drivers and business models of companies involved in software development and commercialisation.


  • Marlon Dumas - Software Measurement & Cost Estimation
  • Georg Singer - Business Case Analysis & Business Models


The course is delivered in the form of 15 workshops of 4 academic hours each. A workshop includes lecture time and classwork to be completed in teams. There are four homeworks worth 40 points in total and a final exam worth 60 points.


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