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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Creating and Sustaining an Innovation Culture Certificate in collaboration with University of Queensland - UQx. Learn how to scale and drive innovation in your organization by creating a culture that can sustain and support it.


Go beyond just an individual new product, service and/or business model initiative to build a culture of innovation.

The Creating and Sustaining an Innovation Culture Certificate, which is part of  Corporate Innovation MicroMasters Program and is also offered by EdX in partnership with University of Queensland - UQx will help you identify the organizational barriers to innovation and provide you with the tools to assess your innovation readiness. You will learn new skills, capabilities and strategies that will help you to drive innovation in your team or organization. Through case studies and interactive exercises, you will develop skills in creating organizational cultures and structures that support innovation, build capacity and resources in your team and organization for innovation and examine your role as an innovation leader who empowers champions of innovation.

The course concludes by discussing the importance of ensuring that innovation is purposeful and that it creates economic and social value.

What you'll learn

  • The components required to build innovation as a capability,
  • How to set innovation strategy and build capacity and resources for innovation,
  • Barriers to innovation/innovation readiness,
  • How to manage organizational change resulting from innovation,
  • Designing and managing organizational structures, cultures and leadership for innovation,
  • How to ensure innovation is value based.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 70 days
    • Duration description

      10 weeks, 8-10 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Week 1: Innovation, innovation capacity and innovation capability
  • Week 2: Barriers to innovation/innovation readiness
  • Week 3: Innovation capacity and resources
  • Week 4: Innovating lean
  • Week 5: Change management
  • Week 6: Structuring for innovation
  • Week 7: Creating and sustaining an innovation culture (culture as strategic advantage)
  • Week 8: Innovation leadership
  • Week 9: Leading Creative/problem-solving Teams 
  • Week 10: Purposeful innovation


  • Martie-Louise Verreynne - Associate Professor, The University of Queensland

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements


  • English writing/reading proficiency (required)
  • General knowledge of business processes (recommended)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    249 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 249 USD for the full programme and a duration of 70 days.
  • National Applies to you

    249 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 249 USD for the full programme and a duration of 70 days.
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