This course describes the skills, knowledge and values required to develop an understanding of the role and function of the entrepreneur in a range of organisations. Students will use the learning materials to develop an understanding of the principles and foundations of entrepreneurship, the nature and role of entrepreneurial function in a business/organisational context and to learn strategies and tactics that can be used to improve the probability of new venture success. Students will learn the industrial, legal, financial and technical formalities associated with the commencement of new ventures, and develop skills to understand the application of entrepreneurship to a designated industry sector. Students will also learn to apply the principles of entrepreneurship to judge the feasibility of a recognised opportunity, and choose appropriate methodologies to formulate and present a business plan for a new venture.

Credit points 15
EFTSL 0.125
Contribution band 3
For students entolled in Commonwealth Supported Place CSP), each course falls into one of three bands. The band determines the student contributuon amount (SCA) which is charged for each course. The maximum student contribution amounts are based on a standard, full-time enrolment (120 credit points per year) with courses in the same band.