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The Creativity and Innovation online unit offered by Murdoch University through Open Universities Australia equips students with the knowledge to apply creative thinking and problem solving skills to their profession.
Drawing from a diverse range of disciplinary areas including science, arts, business and engineering, the unit encourages you to think outside the square.
In this unique unit you’ll study the process of innovation, recognising the importance of diversity, the creative problem-solving process, business and entrepreneurship, innovation and ethics, the impact of digital technology and media and complexity theory as well as developing the practical tools to apply these skills in your own business.
Anyone can apply.
Note: Level 2 units normally assume an introductory level of prior knowledge in this area, either from studying related level 1 units or other relevant experience.
In this creativity and innovation unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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Studying this unit, you will learn how to work collaboratively with specialists from other disciplines to solve complex problems ethically using the CPS process. You will gain a broad range of skills and knowledge to be able to approach creativity, innovation and collaborations with openness, curiosity, tolerance and self-reflection.
You will develop creative competency and learn how to encourage the development of creative dispositions. You will also learn how to use a range of creative thinking tools to generate ideas by bridging disciplines boundaries and the value of interdisciplinary teams in finding creative solutions to problems.
Want more information about the career benefits of this unit? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
Find out more about government study loans here.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.