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Implementing Innovation

Discover innovative behaviours and how they impact organisations.

Implementing Innovation
  • Duration

    2 weeks
  • Weekly study

    10 hours

Learn behaviour types and how they relate to innovation

In business, innovative individual behaviours and team behaviours can transform ways of working.

On this course you will consider exploration vs exploitation and what constitutes exploration in terms of innovative behaviours.

You will look at aspects of why organisations can lose their innovative edge.

What topics will you cover?

  • Understand behaviour types and how they relate to innovation
  • Consider exploration vs exploitation
  • Understand how and why organisations can lose their innovative edge

Learning on this course

You can take this self-guided course and learn at your own pace. On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Explore behaviour types and how they relate to innovation within organisations and society
  • Apply practical knowledge and skills of entrepreneurship to communicate and effect transformational change

Who is the course for?

For students undertaking the graduate/ postgraduate certificate, jointly delivered by Coventry University and Deakin University.

Who will you learn with?

Dr Matt Mount (Ph.D) is Assistant Professor of Strategy and Innovation at Deakin Business School. He is an expert in the area of strategy and innovation processes.

Who developed the course?

Deakin University

Deakin University is one of Australia’s largest universities with more than 61,000 students and over 15,000 online.

  • Established

    1974
  • Location

    Melbourne, Australia
  • World ranking

    Top 280Source: QS World University Rankings 2021

Coventry University

Coventry secured gold in the UK Government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

  • Established

    1992
  • Location

    Coventry

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  • Experience the power of social learning, and get inspired by an international network of learners
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