Commercial Skills for Chemists: Innovation


This module asks teams of students to evaluate a number of potential projects, with a chemical background, and identify why they might be of potential value. This resource provides all the information to run the Innovation module, and contains a Tutor Guide, Student Guide, three related video resources, suggested articles from Chemistry World and "Great Mistakes in Technology Commercialisation", a paper on commercialisation and knowledge transfer.


This resource has been provided by, or developed in partnership with, The National HE STEM Programme.


Learning outcome: Students should learn and retain the distinction between invention and innovation and what creates the latter. 

This resource and its components are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.