UCL Module Catalogue


Innovation Management (MSIN0056)

Key information

Faculty of Engineering Sciences
Teaching department
UCL School of Management
Credit value
MSIN0048 or MSIN0002 is a recommended prerequisite for MSIN0056 MSIN0056 is only available to BSc/MSci Information Management for Business Students with limited places available for JSPs and SoM affiliates.

Alternative credit options

There are no alternative credit options available for this module.


The course aims to equip students with an understanding of the main issues in innovation management, an awareness of the key features of success, and an appreciation of the relevant skills needed to manage innovation. The module is intended to provide the skills and knowledge students will need in order to work more entrepreneurially in a range of contexts, including established businesses as well as new start-ups. 

Module deliveries for 2020/21 academic year

Intended teaching term: Term 1     Undergraduate (FHEQ Level 6)

Teaching and assessment

Mode of study
Methods of assessment
50% Unseen two-hour written examination
30% Individual 2,000 words (posted research + final report)
20% Presentation
Mark scheme
Numeric Marks

Other information

Number of students on module in previous year
Module leader
Dr Jeffrey Pittaway
Who to contact for more information

Last updated

This module description was last updated on 5th March 2020.