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Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 11 hours to complete

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Available languages

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100% online

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 11 hours to complete

Suggested: 3 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Module 1: Capstone Course Overview and Innovation Review

In this module you will become familiar with the Capstone course, your instructor, your classmates, and our learning environment. You will also use course concepts to complete a review quiz related to the two Innovation courses in the specialization; Strategic Innovation: Building and Sustaining Innovative Organizations, and Strategic Innovation: Innovation at the Frontier: An Exploration of Cutting-Edge Topics....
Reading
5 videos (Total 6 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
Video5 videos
Meet Professor Flesher1m
Analysis Assignment Data Sources: The Local Motors Case1m
Module 1 Assignment Overviewm
Like this course? Learn more with the iMBA! (Optional)1m
Reading6 readings
Syllabus10m
Case Links and Resources10m
About the Discussion Forums10m
Social Media10m
Getting to Know Your Classmates10m
Module 1 Assignment Information10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 1 Assignment: Reflecting on Innovation Quiz20m
Week
2
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Module 2

In this module you will assume the perspective of a venture fund analyst working to understand company performance through the lens of core innovation principles. ...
Reading
1 video (Total 1 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Reading1 reading
Module 2 Assignment Information10m
Week
3
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Module 3

In this module you will reflect on the concepts from the two Creativity courses, Creativity Toolkit I: Changing Perspectives, and Creativity Toolkit II: Creative Collaboration....
Reading
1 video (Total 1 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Reading1 reading
Module 3 Assignment Information10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Module 3 Assignment: Quiz20m
Week
4
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Module 4

In this module you will assume the perspective of a venture fund analyst working to understand company performance through the lens of core creativity principles. ...
Reading
1 video (Total 1 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Reading1 reading
Module 4 Assignment Information10m

Instructor

About University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a world leader in research, teaching and public engagement, distinguished by the breadth of its programs, broad academic excellence, and internationally renowned faculty and alumni. Illinois serves the world by creating knowledge, preparing students for lives of impact, and finding solutions to critical societal needs. ...

About the Innovation: From Creativity to Entrepreneurship Specialization

In a world characterized by volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity, leaders require innovation skills. Thinking flexibly and developing an entrepreneurial mindset are critical to thriving in uncertain business environments. This specialization addresses how to recognize and question assumptions and constraints so as to identify and capitalize on opportunities. Innovation is needed within existing organizations and to found new organizations. Learning to change the rules of the game by creating innovative value propositions and discovering new market positions for sustained competitive advantage are some of the actionable lessons in this specialization. This specialization will be of value to both aspiring and practicing entrepreneurs as well as employees in established firms who are interested in becoming innovative leaders in an interconnected world....
Innovation: From Creativity to Entrepreneurship

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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