Core Module Information
Module title: Creativity, Innovation and Enterprise

SCQF level: 08:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: ENT08401
Module leader: Maggie Anderson
School The Business School
Subject area group: Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Prerequisites – To study this module you will need the learning equivalent to the module listed or have passed this module
Is a Prerequisite Required? Yes ? No ?

Module Code
Module Title
Examples of Equivalent Learning

Description of module content:

Definitions of creativity, innovation and enterprise
Consideration of the range of tools and techniques used in organisations to encourage creativity
Characteristics of the innovative organisation, and how to create an appropriate environment for creativity
Consideration of barriers to creativity and how to overcome them
The planning process of New Product / Service Development within enterprising organisations

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Comprehend the role of creativity and innovation in enterprising organisations
LO2: Comprehend the tools and techniques of creative and innovation management
LO3: Examine the barriers to creativity and how successful organisations overcome these challenges
LO4: Evaluate the process of planning from creativity to the implementation of innovation in enterprising organisations – in private, public and the voluntary sectors

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, Online, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Online
Location of delivery: WORLDWIDE
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Maggie Anderson
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Online Guided independent study 5
Independent Learning Guided independent study 195
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Practical Skills Assessment 10 1-4 1 HOURS= 5, WORDS= 0
Report 30 1,2 6 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 1500
Report 60 1-4 12 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 3500
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
ENT08401 - Creativity, Innovation and Enterprise