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Innovation For The 21st Century

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This course covers the impact of innovation on organizations. In this course students will apply innovation strategies, processes, and theories to help propel an organization into the 21st century. Topics will include managing innovation process, organizational culture for innovation, and leadership of innovation.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5

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    Innovation Processes

    • Evaluate the resources of an organization to determine the best innovative practices.
    • Analyze how a product’s lifecycle impacts organizations competiveness.
    • Describe processes to start and sustain innovation.
    • Analyze the impact of market demand on the development of an innovative product or service.

    Innovative Culture: People and Organizations

    • Explain the importance of developing innovative culture in an organization.
    • Describe the value and role of individual and team innovation within an organization.
    • Explain how an innovative culture can develop future leaders of innovation.

    Develop Innovative Strategies

    • Evaluate an organization’s innovative capabilities.
    • Determine opportunities to overcome innovative restrictions within an organization.

    Implement innovative Strategies

    • Develop strategies to increase an organization’s innovative capabilities through people, processes, and philosophies.

    Introduction to Innovation in the 21st Century

    • Identify the characteristics of an innovator.
    • Define disruptive innovation and the effect it has in the marketplace.
    • Explain the role of senior leadership in innovative growth.
    • Identify internal and external factors that shape innovation.
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