Students of the Diploma in Innovation Management will learn about innovation and change and how it affects business operations. They will gain knowledge of new process technologies that contribute to improving operational efficiency and competitiveness in their organisations. The course will address the effective management of new product innovation strategies and identify appropriate business process improvements to facilitate the introduction of such change. The course is delivered in association with the University of Limerick (UL) and University College Cork (UCC) under the auspices of the Atlantic University Alliance (AUA).
This course will assist students to:
identify and develop the skills necessary to manage innovation at both operational and strategic levels in their organisation;
familiarise themselves with business process improvement methods and simulation tools;
present a professional innovative idea to their peers with the potential to improve business within their organisation.