autumn 2022
REI-1502 Enterprise Innovation Practice - 10 ECTS

Type of course

The course is obligatory for the Bachellor of Northern Studies. Elective for Bachelor in Arctic Adventure Tourism.

Course overlap

Du vil få en reduksjon i antall studiepoeng (som oppgitt under), dersom du avlegger eksamen i dette emnet og har bestått følgende emne(r) fra før av:

ENTERPRISE Enterprise Innovation Practice 10 stp
REI-1504 Enterprise Innovation Practice - for exchange students 10 stp

Course content

The course implements central methods and theories from the innovation and entrepreneurial fields, and enables the students to use a creative and proactive mindset, related to business cases.

Objectives of the course


The candidate:

  • Can explain central approaches and theories of entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Can use interdependent business model elements and main types of innovation in a business innovation process



The candidate:

  • Can identify and develop a business idea
  • Can apply business modelling as a tool in innovation processes


General competence

The candidate:

  • Has aquired an innovative and entrepreneurial mindset and can apply creativity in proactive processes
  • Can reflect on personal abilities and skills from an entrepreneurial perspective
  • Can comprehend the value of teamwork, and contribute in teamwork
  • Can apply different approaches related to entrepreneurship to design analyses of small businesses and entrepreneurs.

Language of instruction and examination


Teaching methods

Topics will be addressed through:

-  Lectures

-  Readings

-  Class discussions

-  Assignments

-  Case

-  Teamwork


Upon completion, the course will be anonymously evaluated by students



Examination: Date: Duration: Grade scale:
Off campus exam Utlevering: 17.10.2022 kl. 09:00
Innlevering: 21.10.2022 kl. 14:00
1 Weeks A–E, fail F

Coursework requirements:

To take an examination, the student must have passed the following coursework requirements:

Group assignment (presentation and written report) Approved/ Not approved
Individual reflection journal Approved/ Not approved
Attendance in class Approved/ Not approved
UiT Exams homepage

More info about the coursework requirements

  • Group assignment (presentation and written report)
  • Individual reflection journal
  • Attendance in class (70%)

Re-sit examination

Possibility of re-sit exam in case of F.
  • About the course
  • Campus: Alta |
  • ECTS: 10
  • Course code: REI-1502
  • Tidligere år og semester for dette emnet