An introduction to strategic thinking, change and leadership purpose.
This course is part of the program Strategic Change and Innovation, which is one of the building blocks that leads to a degree in Entrepreneurship.
Develop your strategic thinking and refine your leadership purpose
This course introduces the concepts of strategic innovation and change. You will critically reflect on your past experiences of change in order to develop a better understanding of how you deal with change.
You will explore your leadership and strategic purpose.
This course is part of our Australian Trade and Investment Commission, Study with Australia collection, with free upgrades and digital certificates until 31st July, 2020. Explore more courses from leading Australian education providers.
What topics will you cover?
- Personal experience of change
- Leadership and strategic purpose
- Strategic thinking
- Strategic drift
- Organisational change
- The playing to win model
When would you like to start?
Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts.
- Available now
- 14 September 2020
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to:
- Explore the concept and practice of strategic thinking.
- Develop your understanding of change at a personal level.
- Identify and define your leadership purpose.
- Investigate strategic drift and the nature of change.
Who is the course for?
This course will be of interest to anyone, especially those looking to be innovative and make a difference in their organisation or society.
Who will you learn with?
Dr Matt Mount (PhD) is Assistant Professor of Strategy and Innovation at Deakin Business School. He is an expert in the area of strategy and innovation processes.
I am the Director of Education and a Professor in Entrepreneurship at Coventry University's International Centre for Transformational Entrepreneurship. I have also worked in industry and consultancy.
Professor Maas is the Director of the International Centre for Transformational Entrepreneurship at Coventry University. Has broad international business and academic experiences in various countries.
Dr Colin Higgins is an Associate Professor in Management at Deakin University and also leads Deakin's Global Courses. He teaches strategy and researches how companies engage with sustainability.
Who developed the course?
Deakin University is one of Australia’s largest universities with more than 61,000 students and over 15,000 online.
Coventry secured gold in the UK Government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is the University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.
Deakin University is offering everyone who joins this course a free digital upgrade so that you can experience the full benefits of studying online for free. This means that you get:
- Unlimited access to this course
- Includes any articles, videos, peer reviews and quizzes
- Tests to validate your learning
- A PDF certificate of Achievement to prove your success when you’re eligible
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