Subject details

Students who successfully complete this subject will be able to:

  1. Undertake and evaluate research, integrating business and innovation frameworks to solve business problems in local and global contexts in a holistic manner 
  2. Demonstrate analytical, critical, ethical, sustainable and creative thinking and problem solving
  3. Communicate both verbally and in writing in an appropriate business manner
  4. Work collaboratively in diverse teams demonstrating cultural sensitivity
  5. Self-evaluate through reflection and interaction with others and evaluate the performance of group members.
  • Topics
    • Contemporary innovation frameworks and business models to facilitate creative problem solving
    • Practical application of disciplinary knowledge to business contexts , Ethical business practices , Practical application of disciplinary knowledge
    • Ethical business practices
    • Stakeholder considerations
    • Integrated reporting factors
    • Cultural diversity and sensitivity
    • Professional team dynamics and team performance
    • Advanced presentation and communication skills
    • Reflective examination of personal learning

Entry Requirements

Equivalent Subjects

You cannot enrol in this unit if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • SWI-BUS30010


You must complete 200 credit points (16 OUA subjects) before undertaking this subject.

Special requirements

No special requirements

Advanced Innovative Business Practice is the first of the two mandatory capstone subjects of the Bachelor of Business. In this subject, you will work in multidisciplinary teams to use a range of models and frameworks to facilitate a comprehensive understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing today’s business. Through this holistic application you will be able to analyse and evaluate business problems in order to offer practical, innovative and creative solutions which display awareness of the impact of such decisions on the organisation’s triple bottom line, that is, people, planet and profit.

  • Assignment 1 - Group (30-50%)
  • Assignment 2 - Individual/Group (20-30%)
  • Assignment 3 - Individual (30-40%)

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.

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