Micro Unit - Cultivating Creativity
This Microcredential unit, Cultivating Creativity will enable you to nurture and apply your creativity to add and unlock new sources of value to you and your organisation. The micro unit dispels some of the pervasive myths about creativity and examines the three major components of creativity that need to be used in business contexts.
Working alongside Swinburne’s creativity experts, you will discover where your creativity is, what you need to do to enhance it in you and your organisation to both unlock and add value. You will use proven methods to expand your creative repertoire, including creative exercise, activities and tactics. This unit will enable you to hone the skills and tools needed to build the creative foundations in you, your organization and workplace.
Who should attend?
Anyone looking to enhance their entrepreneurial skills to identify opportunities to build innovation and creativity in their workplace.
40 hours(see Course Details section)
Part-time, Live online
(unless stated, Swinburne Professional courses do not attract GST)
Swinburne Live Online Short Courses and Qualifications
Our Live Online training is delivered to you live, providing similar interactions as face to face training with the benefits of remote access. The training is delivered through video conferencing and discussion board platforms. Workshops are broken into interactive video sessions, including presentations and distribution of materials and discussion board based activities.
Microcredential Explained - Opportunity Discovery, Creativity and Design
Gain credit for the matched unit ENT60009 Opportunity Discovery, Creativity and Design at higher education courses that this unit forms part of.
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Our Live Online delivery
Our Live Online delivery is a dynamic, engaging and interactive way to learn remotely. It’s just like face to face but with the added benefits of digital technology. Your facilitator will present in real-time, and you will be able to participate in group discussions and collaborate on exercises and group activities using our interactive platforms.
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Topics covered in this Microcredential unit:
- Moving beyond the “creative genius” model of creativity
- Understanding creativity through activities
- The power of play
- Creative thinking and critical thinking
- Creativity and innovation: are they the same things?
- Enabling creativity and innovation in people through your leadership
- Individual presentation
Further study and pathways
Completing this Micro unit with the assessment will provide 2 Micro credits towards completing a Microcredential.
This unit is one of three Micro units that equate to ENT60009 Opportunity Discovery, Creativity and Design. Completing all three Micro units listed below will result in completing the ENT60009 unit that will provide a unit exemption towards your higher education learning.
ENTM00001 Cultivating Creativity
ENTM00002 Creating Exceptional Experiences: Designing Products and Services that Meet People’s Needs
ENTM00003 The Entrepreneur’s Toolkit: A Masterclass in Getting from Idea to Start Up
Live Online = 8 hours
Online (directed online learning) = 4 hours
Unspecified Learning Activities (Independent learning) = 28 hours
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
- Demonstrate your personal creativity using evidence-based methods.
- Critically analyse barriers to creativity and apply different tools to respond to them.
- Critically analyse creativity tools for you, your team and organisation.
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Microcredential Overview - Opportunity Discovery, Creativity and Design
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