Innovation Management and Processes 6 cr

About the Course

This course focuses on in-depth understanding of management innovation processes in theory and practice. After completion of the course, the student shall be able to

Knowledge and understanding
1. present an overview of innovation management methods, models and challenges
2. describe how innovation processes and methods can be implemented, used and managed in industrial companies and organisations

Competence and skills
3. apply methods for analysing innovation management processes in an empirical case
4. apply selected innovation methods
5. write a scientific paper that includes a theoretical analysis of innovation management processes in a real organisation

Judgement and approach
6. criticially assess innovation management and the methods used for analysing and developing innovation processes
7. reflect over societal and ethical aspects on innovation.



Application information


English language proficiency equivalent to (the Swedish upper secondary school) English course 6/B. Bachelor Degree within the area of industrial engineering and management or equivalent.


University credits

The online application at opens approximately one month before application deadline.

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Autumn 2022
Normal teaching
202245 - 202302
Time of study: Day-time
Number of participants: 20
Location: Gävle
Application code: HIG-17403
Language: English
Pace: Half-time

*) The online application at opens approximately one month before application deadline.

Published by: Veronica Liljeroth Page responsible: Veronica Liljeroth Updated: 2018-03-09
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