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About

The Managing Technology and Innovation MicroMasters offered by EdX in collaboration with RWTH Aachen University - RWTHx is an online short course that will teach you how to successfully lead a company to success by making best use of trends in technology and minimise business risks during disrupting times.

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Overview

By combining elements from innovation, entrepreneurship, and strategy research, this Managing Technology and Innovation - How to deal with disruptive change program from RWTH Aachen University will show you how to use a standard toolkit to judge and assess real life cases and learn using a practice-oriented approach.

You will be guided through the innovation process from ideation to implementation, will explore the typical creation process of a new venture and will learn more about the differences between entrepreneurial and managerial thought patterns. As a final part of the program, you’ll learn strategic management concepts – so your organization can be ahead of the curve and not be victim to disruption.

Job Outlook

  • Career opportunities include managerial positions in business development, post-merger/acquisition integration, innovation management, and general manager positions of newly launched “intrapreneurial” ventures

The Managing Technology and Innovation - How to deal with disruptive change MicroMasters Program is offered at The RWTH Aachen University - RWTHx.

What You'll Learn:

  • To scan an organization’s environment and identify relevant threats to its business
  • To develop a set of strategies to quickly address upcoming change
  • To discover risks and sources of internal resistance towards innovation and develop successful counter strategies
  • To familiarize yourself with the differences between entrepreneurial and corporate thinking
  • To strategically position your organization in times of uncertainty
  • The knowledge and skills needed to pursue a career at the interface of technology and management in disrupting times.
  • Important management skills that will enable you to lead employees and help your company succeed in the marketplace by effectively dealing with disruptive change.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Managing Disruptive Change
  • Customer-Centric Innovation
  • Innovation and Creativity Management
  • Thinking & Acting like an Entrepreneur
  • Strategic Management: From Intuition to Insight
  • Strategic Management: From Insight to Decision

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 42 days
    • 6 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

15 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1074 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1074 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
  • National

    1074 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1074 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.

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Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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