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Sunday, June 16th 2019

Creativity & Innovation (MGT453)

Undergraduate Management Degree with a Specialization in Entrepreneurship

Course Description

Completion of this course will give you the skills and knowledge to identify critical issues, generate creative solutions for these issues, and develop the skills to effectively commercialize your innovations.

  1. Explain the influence of problem solving techniques, team processes, and environmental conditions on creativity in organizations.
  2. Describe the innovation process, including the innovation value chain, the role of champions, and commercializing an innovation.
  3. Explain the process involved in managing creativity or innovation effectively and apply this knowledge to your own creative idea or innovation.
  4. Analyze organizational practices that facilitate creativity and innovation.
  5. Develop case study analysis skills (specifically, identifying critical issues in case studies and applying course material to case studies).

Amy Randel
Bernhard Schroeder

I look for three I's in an employee--integrity, industry and intelligence. Of the three, integrity is the most important.
~ Sol Price, SDSU'34
   Price Club


Passionate about entrepreneurship? Want to give an aspiring student or entrepreneur more fuel?

Building the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

The Lavin Entrepreneurship Center at San Diego State University serves SDSU students, entrepreneurs and business leaders through entrepreneurial curriculum, workshops, internships, resources and events. For information browse the Programs section of our website, subscribe to the Lavin Center Calendar and sign up for the Center's Entrepreneurial Fuel Newsletter. Entrepreneur resources such as the Lavin Center resume guide, marketing and business planning tools and more can be found in the Resources section of our site.

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