• Offered by Research School of Management
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Course subject Management
  • Areas of interest Business Information Systems, International Business, Management, Marketing, Business Administration
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Mode of delivery Online or In Person
  • Offered in Second Semester 2017
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This course introduces students to the conceptual foundations of innovation and entrepreneurship and develops skills in creating novel solutions. It provides opportunities for students to apply these skills in innovations within existing organisations as well as in venture concepts for the creation of new businesses. The course is delivered in the form of readings - academic and practice-based, interactive individual and team assignments and exercises, together with guided tutorials and workshops.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

After completion of the course, students should be able to:

1. Explain concepts underlying the domain of entrepreneurship and innovation
2. Identify the needs and opportunities for valuable innovations and new ventures
3. Think creatively about how to address opportunities and challenges, and identify potentially valuable innovations and new ventures
4. Practically integrate skills, tools and frameworks in the design, evaluation, planning and implementation of innovations and new ventures
5. Interact ethically with the E&I ecosystem, through building relationships and networks, testing ideas, identifying resources and pitching
6. Demonstrate a future-oriented mindset that is open to change, uncertainty, opportunity and new applications of E&I tools and frameworks

Indicative Assessment

The following is indicative only:
1. Series of MCQs (20%)
2. Value analysis and ecosystem map (30%)
3. Workshop exercises (20%)
4. Hypothetical BMC and supporting pitch (30%)

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Workload

The average student workload for this course is 10 hours per week. For on-campus students this includes time spent in scheduled classes and self-directed study time. For on-line students this includes time spent reading, researching, studying and participating in on-line activities.

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
3
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $3852
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $5130
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
9652 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 In Person N/A

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