[ 515MASURISK20 ] KS Responsible Innovation

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Business Administration Matthias Fink 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)KS Grundlagen des Nachhaltigkeitsmanagement
Original study plan Bachelor's programme (*)Betriebswirtschaftslehre 2021W
Objectives (*)Understand the concept of responsibility innovation from a management perspective. Learn about different approaches for sustainable innovation regarding in particular social and environmental issues. Become familiar with different theoretical perspectives for responsible innovation.
Subject (*)
  • The concept and history of the responsibility of innovators.
  • The different stakeholders involved in innovation and innovation processes.
  • Tension between responsibility and uncertainty
  • Tool to resolve the tension (e.g. integrative forecasting)
  • The challenge of managing responsible innovation
  • Responsible innovation and emotions, maxims and regulation
Criteria for evaluation (*)Exam and class assignments/active participation
Methods (*)Lectures, in-class discussion, case studies
Language English and French
Study material (*)Will be announced in class
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 100
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority