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Leading Innovation in the Workforce

duration Duration: 1 Teaching Period

unit code Unit Code: MGT60044

contact hours Contact Hours: Recommended 12–15 hours of study per week

About this unit

This unit offers students an opportunity to evaluate and reflect on the role increased significance that leadership and innovation are set to play in the future workforce.

Gain an understanding of how adaptable leadership fosters innovation within organisations and society more broadly. You will discuss the ever-changing context of work (e.g., the fourth industrial revolution and beyond, flexible working, workforce transformation) and key approaches, strategies, and practices of innovative leadership (e.g., adaptive leadership, psychological safety, culture of innovation).

Upon graduation you will have everything you need to become a future-fluent leader, adept at leading organisations through organisational challenges.


  • The fourth industrial revolution and beyond
  • Emerging futures of work
  • The age of transformation
  • Adaptive leadership
  • Building a culture of creativity and innovation

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