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[ 986CAINCI1K21 ] KS CI1: Innovation networks and alliances

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Elke Schüßler 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites KS BC1: Induction-team development UND KS BC2: Foundations of management UND KS BC3: Foundational readings and academic writing
Original study plan Master's programme Leading Innovative Organizations 2021W
Objectives
  • Understand the main challenges for innovation and creativity in hierarchical organizations
  • Appreciate the role of interorganizational relationships for innovation
  • Understand different forms of interorganizational relations, including strategic alliances, regional clusters or global production networks
  • Understand the role of the institutional environment for innovation
Subject This course will provide an advanced understanding of the main drivers for and barriers of innovation within and across organizations. It will address different levels of analysis with changing foci:

  • Strategic alliances
  • Social and interorganizational networks
  • Regional networks and clusters
  • Communities and crowds
  • Global production networks
  • Institutional environments
Criteria for evaluation Attendance and participation (20%); Pre-readings (20%); Post-module assignment (60%)
Methods Lectures, discussion questions, discussions
Language English
Study material Textbooks and current research articles
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture 986CAINCI1K19: KS CI1: Organizing and leading for innovation (3 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Direct assignment