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Innovate in a Connected World. Learn about frameworks to manage and innovate in uncertainty with this Innovation - From Creativity to Entrepreneurship Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Illinois.

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This Innovation - From Creativity to Entrepreneurship  Specialization addresses how to recognize and question assumptions and constraints to identify and capitalize on opportunities. Learning to change the rules of the game by creating innovative value propositions and discovering new market positions for sustained competitive advantage are some of the actionable lessons in this specialization. 

About this Specialization

This Innovation - From Creativity to Entrepreneurship offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Illinois will be of value to both aspiring and practicing entrepreneurs

as well as employees in established firms who are interested in becoming innovative leaders in an interconnected world.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Innovation: Building and Sustaining Innovative Organizations
  • Strategic Innovation: Managing Innovation Initiatives
  • Creativity Toolkit I: Changing Perspectives
  • Creativity Toolkit II: Creative Collaboration
  • Entrepreneurship I: Laying the Foundation
  • Entrepreneurship II: Preparing for Launch
  • Innovation: From Creativity to Entrepreneurship Capstone

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Beginner Level

  • No prior experience required.

Tuition Fee

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Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project.

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