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Subject details

  • Topics
    • Introduction to Business Innovation and Technology
    • Innovation, Thinking Styles, Design and Entrepreneurship
    • Innovation Culture and Change by Design
    • Innovation Strategy
    • Innovation Tools and Methodologies
    • Emerging and Disruptive Technologies
    • Technology Strategy
    • R&D Management
    • Commercialisation
    • Innovation Leadership
    • Innovation tools and methodologies
    • CLN presentations

On successful completion of this subject you will be able to:

  1. Manage business innovation and technology challenges in business both nationally and internationally
  2. Research and evaluate data to inform and support decision making that contributes to the effective management of technology, change and innovation
  3. Reflect on the knowledge and skill required of managers to make ethical and sustainable business decisions in relation to technology and innovation
  4. Construct and present effective oral and written forms of professional communication.
  • Assignment 1 - Group Report (50%)
  • Assignment 2 - Individual Analysis (50%)

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject

Entry Requirements

You are recommended to have completed the following subjects(s) or have equivalent knowledge before starting this unit:

Special requirements

No special requirements

This subject examines the role of entry level managers in the management of technology and innovation in national and international business. The subject includes an examination of the literature concerning managing business innovation and discusses technology management, including the management and commercialisation of incremental, emerging and disruptive technologies in ethical and sustainable ways. The subject shows the need for the integration of business innovation and technology management. In this subject, you are asked to reflect on the knowledge and skill required of managers to apply innovation and technology management strategies and techniques to enhance ethical decision making and sustainable business performance.

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