Pre-requisites: No


Aims/Description: This unit is undertaken as supervised project in a given client organisation. This unit is intended to provide the experiential learning that strongly integrates the practicalities of undertaking innovation, with the principles, theory, ideas and methods introduced in the taught component of the programme (called Consultancy and Innovation methodology). Supervision of the project will be undertaken by academics, whose role it will be to mentor the delegate, in order to maximise the learning from the experience.

Restrictions on availability: No

Staff Contact: Chris Cox
Teaching Methods: Placements, Independent Study, Mentoring hours (academics and consultants)
Assessment: Consisting of A Business Planning document, a Project Planning document plus a critical and analytical piece totalling 8000 words.

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Management School):

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