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2019/20 Undergraduate Module Catalogue

LLLC0118 Innovation and Enterprise

20 creditsClass Size: 50

Module manager: David Gilding
Email: d.gilding@leeds.ac.uk

Taught: Semester 1 View Timetable

Year running 2019/20

This module is mutually exclusive with

LUBS1000Innovation and Creativity in Business
LUBS1890Starting Your Own Business

This module is not approved as a discovery module

Objectives

To enable students to:
-Develop creative and innovative solutions to organisational problems and challenges
-Develop an understanding of the processes involved in creating and launching a new product

Learning outcomes
Knowledge of:
-the role of creativity and innovation within organisations
-the tools and techniques of creative and innovative management
-the ways to overcome barriers to creativity
-the processes involved in creating and launching a new product

Skills outcomes
Ability to :
-Apply creative problem solving skills
-Apply influencing skills
-Formulate a Business plan


Syllabus

The content will cover such areas as

Consideration of theory and practice in relation to :
-the role of creativity and innovation within organisations
-the tools and techniques of creative and innovative management
-the ways to overcome barriers to creativity
-the processes involved in creating and launching a new product

Teaching methods

Due to COVID-19, teaching and assessment activities are being kept under review - see module enrolment pages for information

Delivery typeNumberLength hoursStudent hours
Workshop112.0022.00
Seminar51.005.00
Private study hours173.00
Total Contact hours27.00
Total hours (100hr per 10 credits)200.00

Private study

Reading 80 hours
Critical reflection on practice 33 hours
Seminar preparation 20 hours
Assignment preparation 20 hours
Assignment Writing 20 hours

Opportunities for Formative Feedback

Through regular workshops, monitoring of student contributions, formative feedback and the staged submission of coursework

Methods of assessment

Due to COVID-19, teaching and assessment activities are being kept under review - see module enrolment pages for information


Coursework
Assessment typeNotes% of formal assessment
Case Study2000 words50.00
PresentationGroup Presentation - 45 minutes50.00
Total percentage (Assessment Coursework)100.00

Normally resits will be assessed by the same methodology as the first attempt, unless otherwise stated

Reading list

The reading list is available from the Library website

Last updated: 21/12/2018

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