- One Semester or equivalentThis unit will be delivered on-line in Semester 2 2020.
- 36 Hours
2020 teaching periods
|Higher Ed. Semester 2|
Last self enrolment:
Alternative Tertiary Entry Program: Students who have passed ENT00001 are exempted from taking this unit and must select another unit in its place with advice from a Course Advice Specialist.
Aims and objectives
This unit will introduce students to entrepreneurship and develop an entrepreneurial mindset and explore opportunities. The unit examines the entrepreneurial process and the contexts in which it can be applied, including startups, corporations (intrapreneurship) and the social sector. Key objectives are to introduce students to entrepreneurship by putting their knowledge into practice, through activities and assessments that require them to think like an entrepreneur.
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1 Understand and explain various forms of entrepreneurship and their application in Australian and global contexts.
2 Identify characteristics of ideas and opportunities and analyse strengths and weaknesses in the process of transforming an idea into an opportunity.
3 Explore characteristics, mindset and skills of entrepreneurs and reflect on how this can be applied in their own situation.