Innovative processes
2012-2013 - TØL1031 - 10 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes


  • explain important concepts regarding innovation
  • understand the importance of innovation
  • explain how work environment can effect innovation
  • know about how the environment in private and public businesses affect value add processes
  • explain how innovation processes work


  • use innovation techniques and methods in creative processes

 General competence:

  • be an asset in innovation processes


  1. General introduction
    1. Introduction
    2. General terms in innovation processes
    3. Value add processes in private and public businesses
    4. Behavior that promotes or ruins innovations
    5. Global perspective
  2. New way of thinking
    1. Creative techniques
  3. Innovation processes
    1. From idea to product or service

Teaching Methods

Group works

Form(s) of Assessment

Written exam, 4 hours

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

Additional information

This is a possible elective course for all BA educations at HiG. No more than 30 students will be accepted, and it will not start if fewer than 12 students choose it.