Students are asked to reflect on their personal network of tutors, family members, relatives and professional / social networks to thoroughly consider if it is possible to source a live organisation.
Reflect on their personal network of tutors, family members
Students are asked to reflect on their personal network of tutors, family members, relatives and professional / social networks to thoroughly consider if it is possible to source a live organisation. Students must familiarise themselves (i.e. reading and reflecting on current journal articles) with a current theme from the module scheme of work. Student will then be require d to write an academic report in the form of a journal paper. Finally, It will be suggested that students watch the video clip via the link below to aid them to write the academic report.
For your guidance, the report must consist of:
a) An introduction in which you introduce the theme that you are investigating, clearly emphasising its importance.
b) A detailed methodology of the analytical approach you are taking, demonstrating a critical understanding of managing innovation and technology transfer theme.
c) A section on your findings includes a critical evaluation, detailing the theme selected its implications and company examples.
d) Conclusions and commercially viable solutions.
e) Throughout the report, you must integrate theory with practice, critically evaluating your findings.
f) Finally, All sources must be cited correctly in accordance with the Harvard system of referencing.
Choose one of the themes below and prepare an academic report in the form of a journal paper of 3000 words in length, excluding appendices.
1) Firstly, Meeting the challenge of Managing Uncertainty
2) Secondly, Innovation Management Audits
3)thirdly, Internal Corporate Venturing
4) Fourthly, Joint Ventures, Alliances & IP
5) Further, Building and Managing Dynamic Capability
6) Additionally, Evolving Models of Innovation Management & IP
Furthermore, the submitted paper must critically debate a current theme and be supported with company examples.
The assignment is intended to give you an opportunity to show that you are capable of applying your knowledge of managing innovation and technology transfer, not only in describing the issue faced by the commercial sector, but also in explaining it and justifying your proposed actions for improvement.