DESCRIPTION OF COURSE UNIT


1.

Code

Course unit title

Title of the degree programme

LLL17B000663

Creative Practice at Demola

Elective subject


2.

Name of lecturer(s)

Departament(s)

Coordinator: Dr. Barbara Stankevič (barbara@mruni.eu )

a. o: Irmantas Pečiūra

Institute of Political Sciences


3.

Cycle of course unit

Level of course unit

Type of course unit

I

1

Optional


4.

Mode of delivery

Year of study and semester when the course unit is delivered

Language of instruction

face to face

1

English, Lithuanian


5.

Study requirements

Prerequisites:

Co-requisites:

Work placement(s):

Not applicable

Not applicable


7.

Number of ECTS credits allocated

Student's workload

Contact work hours and planned learning activities

Independent work hours

6

162

50

112


8.

Purpose of the course unit

Complex education of students enterprise, practical skills and creativity by working with real business/public sector and other organizations’ ideas-projects, creating the prototypes, conceptions and demo versions of new products or services to address the real problems and use the opportunities in the market.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Teaching and learning methods

Assessment methods

Main result of the module – created and presented protoype, conception or demo version of the product or service.

Training courses, practical implementation of ideas in the technological environment, consultations, individual and team work.

Demonstration and verbal presentation of the prototype, conception or demo version.

Gained understanding about organizations and their environment as a specific socio-economic phenomenon.

Training courses, practical implementation of ideas in the technological environment, consultations, individual and team work.

Observation and interview

Gaied skills of creating innovations together with other organizations, working in real business and uncertainty conditions, analyzing market needs, making decisions and taking responsibility for them.

Training courses, practical implementation of ideas in the technological environment, consultations, individual and team work.

Observation and interview

Gained individual and team work skills

Training courses, practical implementation of ideas in the technological environment, consultations, individual and team work.

Observation and interview

Gained presenting the product or service and public speaking skills.

Training courses, practical implementation of ideas in the technological environment, consultations, individual and team work.

Observation and interview


9.

Course contens

Topics

Contact work hours and planned learning activities

Independent work hours and tasks

Tasks

Pilot course event

4

4

10

Project plan arrangement

4

4

12

Creating value proposition

4

4

10

Consumers need/ problem identification

2

4

6

10

New products and services creating cycle

8

4

12

10

Initial prototype creating

4

4

8

10

Project presentation using NABC methodology

2

4

6

12

Presentation of the interim results achieved

2

2

14

Business model pattern formation by BMC

2

2

10

Final presentation of the results

2

2

14

Overall

8

18

22

2

50

 

112

 


10.

Assessment strategy

Weighting percentage

Period or date of assessment

Assessment criteria

Preparation and delivery of presentations

10

During the semester, cumulative score

Presented project by NABC (duration 1 min.) without visual material (e.g. slides) during “No ppt” event.

Preparation and delivery of presentations

30

During the semester, cumulative score

Presented product/service project, conception or demo version by NABC (duration 3 min.) during “Mid pitch” event.

Project (group project)

60

Exam

Presented and demonstrated final version of prototype/demo version (duration 5 min.) during the “Graduation Day” event Submitted documents: project plan, final project report, highlighting each individual member of the team (the student's) contribution to the project.