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2021 unit offering information will be available in September 2020

Unit description

Explores the role of intrapreneurship within organisations including the motivations, systems and cultures that support those roles. Students will understand the challenges faced by intrapreneurs in driving innovation within legacy organisations and how they can overcome them. Tools will be used to support the application of concepts that help deliver successful execution.

Unit content

  1. What is intrapreneurship?
  2. Why are intrapreneurships vital to todays business landscape?
  3. Customer challenges - personalisation
  4. Resource challenges - capital and talent
  5. Business process challenges - service economy
  6. People challenges - engagement
  7. Technology challenges - systems and tools
  8. Customer problems
  9. Unique value proposition
  10. Business casing
  11. Execution

 

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:GA1GA2GA3GA4GA5GA6GA7
1Understand the role and importance of intrapreneurship within a company or organisation Knowledge of a discipline
2identify challenge frameworks faced by intrapreneurs when driving innovation within organisations Intellectual rigour
3Apply the theory and frameworks developed in the subject to analyse and appraise a specific organisational problemEthical practice

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. Understand the role and importance of intrapreneurship within a company or organisation
    • GA4: Knowledge of a discipline
  2. identify challenge frameworks faced by intrapreneurs when driving innovation within organisations
    • GA1: Intellectual rigour
  3. Apply the theory and frameworks developed in the subject to analyse and appraise a specific organisational problem
    • GA3: Ethical practice

Teaching and assessment

Notice

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Fee information

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Commencing 2021 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3

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