Course level

Postgraduate Coursework


Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology


Chemical Engineering School




One Semester

Class contact

4 Seminar hours


Admission and enrolment into the graduate-entry Master of Engineering.

Assessment methods

Oral presentation (Group), Written reflection (Individual), Written reports (Group)

Course coordinator

Simon Smart (

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2019 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

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Course description

This course will introduce students to the frameworks and theory behind innovation and leadership in an engineering environment and will allow students to develop and demonstrate an understanding of innovation in the context of an engineering practice. The course will enable students to identify and apply the elements of the innovation lifecycle and develop a systematic approach to managing innovation. Ultimately students will develop the skills to engage and influence innovative practice in their own engineering contexts providing the foundation for future leadership roles.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile