COM10011: Learning and Communicating for Innovative Practice

Unit code: COM10011

Duration: 1 Teaching Period

Contact hours: Recommended 8 hours of study per week

About this unit

This unit has originated from a desire to give students an inspirational and engaging educational experience at the commencement of their business degrees. Infused with real world examples, the unit aims to develop an understanding of innovation practices and confidence and capability in communicating online within professional and academic settings. The unit focuses on innovation, communication, self-awareness and professional identity and the creation of a personal development plan.


  • build confidence and capability in communicating online
  • develop a strong passion for business and innovation
  • develop the ability to be original, creative and forward thinking
  • establish and propagate their own brand and identity, and
  • demonstrate increasing self-awareness.