autumn 2024
TEK-3500 Innovation and Management - 5 ECTS

Type of course

The course can be taken as a single course.

Admission requirements

An undergraduate Bachelor Engineering program with minimum 25 credits mathematics, 5 credits statistics, 7,5 credits physics

Application code: 9371

Course overlap

If you pass the examination in this course, you will get an reduction in credits (as stated below), if you previously have passed the following courses:

SAD6211 Innovation and Management 5 ects

Course content

The academic content will provide students with the knowledge and training in main concepts, models and tools within the field of management with a focus on management of innovative organizations.

Objectives of the course

After passing the course, students will have the following learning outcomes:

Knowledge and understanding:

Upon completing the course the candidate:

K1: Has basic knowledge in fields such as teams and team development

K2: Has basic knowledge of the central elements of management and leadership.

K2: Has basic knowledge of current ideas of what constitutes innovative organizations.


Upon completing the course the candidate:

S1: Develop concrete descriptions of specific elements within innovative organizations.

S2: Can analyze and perform assessment of organizations with respect to innovation momentum

S3: Build effective teams and analyze their performance.


Upon completing the course the candidate:

GK1: Understand importance of innovation and entrepreneurial behavior specifically within existing organizations.

GK2: Can form and manage teams expected to perform creatively and produce innovative results

Language of instruction and examination


Teaching methods

A combination of theory through traditional lectures and instructor coached project work during two separate weeks.

The course will not be available as an online course. (No video recording of lectures)

Quality assurance:

Subject evaluation according to the faculty`s quality system.

Information to incoming exchange students

This course is open for inbound exchange student who meets the admission requirements. Please see the Admission requirements" section".

Master Level

Do you have questions about this module? Please check the following website to contact the course coordinator for exchange students at the faculty:



Examination: Date: Weighting: Duration: Grade scale:
Assignment 08.10.2024 14:00 (Hand in) 5/10 A–E, fail F
School exam 11.10.2024 09:00
5/10 3 Hours A–E, fail F
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Re-sit examination

A re-sit exam will be arranged only for the written school exam.
  • About the course
  • Campus: Narvik |
  • ECTS: 5
  • Course code: TEK-3500
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