Creative Thinking (ILV)


Course lecturer:

 Eithne Knappitsch



 Anna Zinenko
Specialization AreaIntercultural Management
Course numberB4.06365.50.131
Course codeCreativeTh
Semester of degree program Semester 5
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits2,0
Language of instruction English

The course will cover the following topics/content:

  • Creativity, Ideation and Design Thinking
  • Developing and presenting a business idea and business plan

Finette, P./Arcuni, P. (2016): The Daily Heretic: Daily Therapeutics for Entrepreneurs (2016). CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. Saratoga, CA: Powerup Publishing.
Honorè, W./Collins, W. (eds.) (2013): The Slow Fix. Lasting Solutions in a Fast-Moving World. William Collins Eds.
Martinez, A. G. (2016): Chaos Monkeys: Obscene Fortune and Random Failure in Silicon Valley. Harper Collins Eds.
Osterwalder, A./Pigneur, Y. (2010): Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers. New Jersey, USA: Wiley Publishing.
Ries, E. (2011): The Lean Startup: How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses. New York, NY: Crown Publishing Group.
Srasvathy S. (2008). Effectuation: Elements of Entrepreneurial Expertise. UK: Edward Elgar Publishing.

Moderated group work, lecture, guest lecture, workshop, discussion, case work, guided interaction with multimedia representations

Cumulative module examination
The module grade is calculated weighted by the ECTS credits of the individual courses of the module and results as follows:
ILV "Creative Thinking" - 2 ECTS
Assessment type: continuous assessment
Assessment method/s: class preparation and participation, self-reflection assignments, group work assignments