The concept of innovation

The concept of innovation

Course provided by Open University

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 3 hours study time

  • Business, consulting and management

  • Free

  • Level 2

About this course

This free course examines the issues surrounding the concept of innovation. The difference between innovation and invention? How are organisations affected by innovation: are all of the outcomes positive? You will learn how to analyse this concept and its impact on resources, capabilities and competencies.

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 3 hours study time

  • Business, consulting and management

  • Free

  • Level 2

Learning outcomes

  1. Understand why and how innovation is important.
  2. Recognise the benefits which innovation can confer on an innovating organisation.