Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Learning outcomes

  1. Appreciate the links between Innovation and competitive advantage and the different kinds of innovations (radical vs incremental, continuous vs. discontinuous, etc.) and innovation models,
  2. Understand innovation as a core business process and how innovation can be managed,
  3. Distinguish some key characteristics of successful innovation and successful innovators,
  4. Discuss the location of R&D activities and the importance of collaborations and external linkages,
  5. Understand different kinds of technology-related corporate strategies,
  6. Distinguish between different kinds of knowledge (tacit, codified, individual, organisational),
  7. Understand innovation opportunities and challenges,
  8. Critically review current research and developments in innovation management,
  9. Apply analytical tools that can help structuring information for decision making about innovation.