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MPM912 - Managing Innovation

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive, Cloud (online)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:


Unit chair:

 S Minahan





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive:

Unit is taught face to face intensively in blocks during the trimester; that is, classes are not held on a weekly basis.

The intensive classes will be held at Burwood (Melbourne) on the following dates between 10.00am and 5.00pm:

  • 2016 dates are to be confirmed

Students are required to attend all sessions. 

Cloud(online): Learning resources are via CloudDeakin



Burwood (Melbourne) intensive is subject to minimum numbers


This unit forms part of the DBA program and focuses on the innovation process, including what is sometimes labelled "intrapreneurship".  The beginning of the process is often one person’s idea.  This unit looks at how ideas can be developed by knowing what to look for in the environment and the firm.  Ideas must be shared, supported and then screened with a rigorous process to determine their potential for commercialisation.  This potential will depend largely upon the culture, resources and strategic direction of the organisation (including its "dominant logic").


Assessment 1 (Individual) - Case study (5000 words) - 50%
Assessment 2 (Individual) - Written Reflection and establishment of tool kit for the management of innovation (4000 words) - 50%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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