Software Business Environment

In the course, features of the software industry in a special field. The course also covers the role of internationalization and networking in the software business, software industry contracts and software business financing models.
Study time
01.03.2023 - 21.04.2023
The scope of education
Main instructor language
Form of study
Online studies

LAB University of Applied Sciences, E-campus


75 euros (VAT 0 %)

The timetable for this course will be published by the end of December 2022. You'll find the timetable here.

The student is able to
- recognise the unique features of software business
- assess the role of networks and internationalisation in software business
- analyse funding models used in software business
More about implementation
The course has four touchpoints for the student:

1) Kick-off
2) a Lesson
3) Optional guiding session
4) Deadline of work

As prerequisites, the LAB courses Software Business and Software Productization have been completed.
Group size
Study materials
Materials in moodle, as well as sources and materials found by students themselves.
Lectures Dates
6.3.2023 12.00–14.00
10.3.2023 12.00–14.00
Reko Juntto
Evaluation scale
Further information

As prerequisites, the LAB courses Software Business and Software Productization have been completed.

No mandatory participation in meetings. Recommended participation in the lesson and guidance. Mandatory groupwork.


The places of the open UAS studies are allocated on a first-come first-served basis. Please note that the registration is binding.

Registration is done in the LAB online shop, where the course fee is paid at the time of registration. A link to the online shop will be published on this site by the start of the registration period.

Studying at LAB Open UAS is free of charge (you need a discount code when you registrate for a course):
- for Finnish high school and vocational school students*) 
- for LUT and LAB Degree students
- for LUT/LAB personnel
- for Saipa or Veiterä team member
- for the LAB alumnis: If you have completed your degree within the normal duration (Bachelor's Degree 3,5 or 4 years, Master's Degree 2 or 2,5 years) you can study free of charge in the semester in which you graduated and in the two semesters following graduation.

=> Before registering for a course, please contact avoinamkatlab [dot] fi as soon as possible to receive a discount code.

*) Please send a certificate of study to avoinamkatlab [dot] fi. A screen capture of Wilma's frontpage with the name of your school and yourself is accepted.

Registration period
Terms of cancellation
Registration is binding. Cancellations must be made at least one week (7 days) before the deadline for registration, in which case the fee will be refunded. In other cases, the fee will not be refunded. Cancellation must be made in writing to

Open UAS
avoinamkatlab [dot] fi