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BX3173 - Innovation Driven Entrepreneurship

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

Innovation driven entrepreneurship explores strategy and entrepreneurship presenting these integrated areas in a theoretical, applied and experiential manner based on key themes. These include mainstream and social entrepreneurship identifying commonalities and differences between each category. Moving between strategy and operations it illustrates the links between the two areas and explains how both are necessary for entrepreneurial success. The subject achieves this through discussion of the agile design methodology in customer development and the lean venture with analysis of numerous theoretical and empirical examples in developing a competitive business.

Learning Outcomes

  • explain the nature of entrepreneurship and its importance economically and socially in an international, national & regional context;
  • identify the types of entrepreneurs and their activities; traditional & social; ethnic & indigenous;
  • analyse the role played between innovation and entrepreneurial activity to sustain a viable business;
  • develop strategic entrepreneurial skills by identifying and analysing opportunities demonstrating feasibility;
  • explain and examine functions of a business model and demonstrate the skills in developing a viable model to exploit entrepreneurial opportunity.

Subject Assessment

  • Oral > Presentation 1 - (30%) - Group
  • Written > Business plan - (30%) - Group
  • Written > Reflection/reflective task 1 - (40%) - Individual.
Prerequisites: 18 CP OF SUBJECTS
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
MG3735 MG3713 BX3072 BX3073

Availabilities

Cairns, Trimester 3, Internal
Census Date 07-Oct-2021
Coordinator: Mr Paul McGrath
Lecturer: Mr Julius Arnold-Janco.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 38 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Brisbane, Study Period 21, Internal
Census Date 11-Mar-2021
Coordinator: Dr Alf Kuilboer, Mr Paul McGrath
Lecturer: Mrs Jennifer Ah Fock.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 38 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Brisbane, Study Period 22, Internal
Census Date 24-Jun-2021
Coordinator: Mr Paul McGrath
Lecturer: Mr Luke Spiller.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 38 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Brisbane, Study Period 23, Internal
Census Date 07-Oct-2021
Coordinator: Mr Paul McGrath
Lecturer: Mr Luke Spiller.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 38 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Singapore, Study Period 52, Internal
Census Date 05-Aug-2021
Coordinator: Dr Adrian Bradshaw
Lecturer: Mr Paul Singh.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 38 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Singapore, Study Period 53, Internal
Census Date 02-Dec-2021
Coordinator: Mr Paul McGrath
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 38 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study

Townsville, Trimester 3, Internal
Census Date 07-Oct-2021
Coord/Lect: Mr Paul McGrath.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 38 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study

Trimester 3, External
Census Date 07-Oct-2021
Coord/Lect: Mr Paul McGrath.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 0 hours
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU

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