Opportunity Discovery, Creativity and Design

ENT60009 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students

Duration

  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 24 hours face to face + blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2023 teaching periods

Hawthorn

HB1  HE Block 1
Hawthorn

Higher Ed. Semester 1

Dates:
6 Feb 23 - 19 Mar 23

Results:
2 May 23

Last self enrolment:
6 Feb 23

Census:
17 Feb 23

Last withdraw without fail:
3 Mar 23

Dates:
27 Feb 23 - 28 May 23

Results:
4 Jul 23

Last self enrolment:
12 Mar 23

Census:
31 Mar 23

Last withdraw without fail:
14 Apr 23

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Hawthorn

HT1  Term 1
Hawthorn

Higher Ed. Semester 2

Dates:
27 Feb 23 - 16 Apr 23

Results:
16 May 23

Last self enrolment:
27 Feb 23

Census:
10 Mar 23

Last withdraw without fail:
24 Mar 23

Dates:
31 Jul 23 - 29 Oct 23

Results:
5 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
13 Aug 23

Census:
31 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Sep 23

Hawthorn

HB3  HE Block 3
Hawthorn

HT3  Term 3

Dates:
8 May 23 - 18 Jun 23

Results:
18 Jul 23

Last self enrolment:
8 May 23

Census:
19 May 23

Last withdraw without fail:
2 Jun 23

Dates:
31 Jul 23 - 10 Sep 23

Results:
10 Oct 23

Last self enrolment:
31 Jul 23

Census:
11 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
25 Aug 23

Hawthorn

HT4  Term 4

Dates:
18 Sep 23 - 29 Oct 23

Results:
5 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
18 Sep 23

Census:
6 Oct 23

Last withdraw without fail:
13 Oct 23


Prerequisites

Anti-requisite (similar in content) 
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Aims and objectives

This unit provides the fundamental knowledge base and skills necessary for anyone wishing to study or work as an innovator and/or entrepreneur. The processes and evaluation techniques taught in this unit can be applied to entrepreneurship and innovation in any context: new businesses, existing businesses (small or large), not-for-profit, public service. The unit aims to critically reflect on real world innovations and entrepreneurial practice using key ideas, concepts, models, procedures, tools, methods and literature in the innovation and entrepreneurship disciplinary environment. Design and discovery principles are applied in order to discover and test product-market fit.
 
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

1. Apply coherent and advanced knowledge concepts, techniques and tools in regards to discovery and development of entrepreneurial opportunities
2. Apply the fundamentals of entrepreneurship to develop business skills and apply for customer development.
3. Critically analyse business models in startup development and develop skills in building business models
4. Demonstrate integrity, ethical conduct, accountability, respect and a developing awareness of professional practices and cultural norms in a global and sustainable context
5. Work collaboratively in groups analysing, presenting and applying a range of startup tools in order to discover and develop the opportunity