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Prerequisite(s)

36 units of study


Corequisite(s)

Nil


Course aim

The aim of this course is to develop student insight into the principles and practices of entrepreneurship and its role in creating enterprises whether these enterprises operate in the profit or not-for-profit sectors are small, medium, or large.

Course content

The nature and importance of entrepreneurship; forms of entrepreneurship; the entrepreneurial process; the entrepreneurial mind; creativity, ideas and innovation; screening entrepreneurial opportunities; identifying resources to support entrepreneurial activities; intellectual property issues; accessing finance and other resources; the entrepreneurial team; assessing risk; business structure and ethics; entrepreneurial strategy; finding and reaching customers and marketing innovation; feasibility planning


Teaching method

ComponentDuration
Internal, City West, (intensive)
Lecture2.5 hours x 4 sessions
Workshop3.5 hours x 2 sessions
Lecture3.5 hours x 4 sessions
Lecture4 hours x 2 sessions
Internal, Whyalla, (intensive)
Lecture4 hours x 8 sessions
Workshop3 hours x 2 sessions
Internal, Mt Gambier, (intensive)
Lecture4 hours x 8 sessions
Workshop3 hours x 2 sessions

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

TaskLengthWeightingDuration
Internal, City West, (intensive)
Assignment1500 words20%N/A
Group project2500 words30%N/A
ExaminationNA50%2 hours
Internal, Whyalla, (intensive)
Assignment1500 words20%N/A
Group project2500 words30%N/A
ExaminationNA50%2 hours
Internal, Mt Gambier, (intensive)
Assignment1500 words20%N/A
Group project2500 words30%N/A
ExaminationNA50%2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation


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