BUSINESS INNOVATION

BUS2BIX

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Innovation is a hot topic in business today, but what does it really mean, how is it different to creativity and how do companies successfully innovate? This subject addresses these questions and more, while providing you with practical strategies to enhance your creativity and develop an innovation mindset. You will study the principles of innovation across strategy, systems, processes and culture. You will apply your research and critical thinking skills to identify, evaluate and assess opportunities to innovate. You will also develop skills to plan, implement and evaluate innovation strategies that make a positive difference to a customer's perceived value. This subject uses a case-based approach, where you will investigate various innovation case studies from a range of companies around the world to examine how they innovate.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesOnline multimedia and practical activities, reflection exercises, group work exercises, research essay, report, presentation, online multimedia and practical activities, case studies, webinars, discussion forums

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Student must be enrolled in one of the following courses: LBAB;LBABM; LBABK; LDAB; LAAB; SBAIO; SAAIO; SDAIO

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

101 Design Methods. A Structured Approach for Driving Innovation in Your Organisation

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorKumar, Vijay

Year2012

Edition/Volume1st Edition

PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Inc

ISBN9781118083468

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within us All

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorKelley, David and Tom

Year2015

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherHarper Collins

ISBN9780008139384

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Business Innovation Learner Resource

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorDidasko Digital

Year2018

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherDidasko Group

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Develop and apply strategies to enhance creativity and innovation in the workplace
02. Use research skills to identify internal and external sources of information about business markets, customers and methods
03. Analyse and contrast information about business markets, customers and methods, identifying opportunities for business innovation intellectual capital creation.
04. Develop and communicate a plan to implement innovation according to an organisation's business strategy
05. Outline legal, ethical and security issues relating to business innovation

Subject options

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Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 2 - 13
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 2 to week 13 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 10, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 41 - 52
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 52 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 11, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 45 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 45 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 12, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 50 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 50 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 6 - 17
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 6 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 21
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 15 - 26
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 15 to week 26 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 5, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 19 - 30
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 19 to week 30 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 24 - 35
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 24 to week 35 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 7, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 28 - 39
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 28 to week 39 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 8, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 32 - 43
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2021, Study block 9, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMalliga Marimuthu

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 37 - 48
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 37 to week 48 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Essay (equivalent to 1,500 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Individual Report (equivalent to 2,000 words) To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided

N/AReportIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Group Presentation (5-mins per student) 4 students per group (equivalent to 500 words per student). 10% Speaking 5% Teamwork To be submitted via Turnitin in the LMS link provided and via online presentation technology

N/AOral presentationGroupNo15 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online exercises (equivalent to 500 words) Between 2-4 online exercise(s) which may include multiple choice quiz, short answer test, critical reflection, forum participation

N/AOtherIndividualNo15 SILO1, SILO5