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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Managing Technology and Innovation - How to Deal with Disruptive Change MicroMasters Program in collaboration with The RWTH Aachen University – RWTHx. Learn how to lead an organization to success by anticipating and leveraging disruptive change brought about by technology and market trends.

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About

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.

Programme Structure

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

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 252 days
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      Average Length: 6 weeks per course Effort: 6-10 hours per week, per course

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    894 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 894 USD for the full programme and a duration of 252 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    894 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 894 USD for the full programme and a duration of 252 days.
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Funding

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