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

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:

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 Hand out: 17.10.2022 09:00
Hand in: 21.10.2022 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