Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

School

Chemical Engineering School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

1L3W

Restricted

Enrollment Restricted to students in the GCEngSc, MEngSc and MEngSc(Man) in the field of Mechanical, Mechatronic or Materials and Manufacturing, and the ME program.

Assessment methods

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

Course coordinator

Simon Smart (s.smart@uq.edu.au)

Current course offerings

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

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

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, 2020 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile