The Diploma in Innovation Management is targeted at mid to upper level managers responsible for innovation in their organisations or at those who have an interest in introducing innovation into their organisation both in private and public sector companies. The course will also appeal to those who have experience or academic credentials such as degrees or diplomas in non-management areas and wish to gain the skills and knowledge to launch their own enterprises or introduce new products or services to the market. On completion of the course, participants will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to enable them to:
Identify, develop and understand the skills necessary to manage innovation at both operational and strategic levels in their organisation.
Familiarise themselves with business process improvement methods and simulation tools.
Present a professional innovative idea to their peers with the potential to improve business at their organisation.
The course is delivered using a blended approach, that is, a combination of self-instructional materials, online learning activities, face-to-face tutorials and seminars.