ECCE Innovation Work Package 4 Birmingham City University Annette Naudin Steve Harding
Who are we?
Steve Harding –
Annette Naudin – MA Media Enterprise course director ( www.mediacourses.com )
‘ Foster the development of joint teaching and research programme to stimulate innovation’.
Student visits to partner projects / organisations
Promoting links with other sectors
Develop skills for business management and entrepreneurship in the creative industries
How? HEIs (BCU + partners) Projects and Knowledge Transfer Research Curriculum Creative Industries Agencies Creative and Cultural Industries Local Authorities Regional Development Agencies Government Bodies
Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Curriculum
To prepare students to become part of a more flexible workforce: creative, opportunity –seeking, achievement oriented and capable of taking initiatives.
As HEIs our task is to stimulate innovation through knowledge transfer and support for SMEs
Gibb, A (2007) Entrepreneurship: Unique Solutions for Unique Environments. Is it possible to achieve this with the existing paradigm? International Journal of Entrepreneurship Education 5: 93-142
Find partners with participating HEIs
Discuss opportunities for joint teaching, workshops, research and evaluating curriculum.