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Entrepreneurship Foundations and Mindset

Undergraduate | UAD-ENT1011OUA | 2024

Learn to grow business ideas into opportunities. Gain the confidence and know-how to innovate, create, and negotiate. Potential new business opportunities are abundant once you have an entrepreneurial mindset.

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
13 weeks
Start dates
29 Jan 2024,
20 May 2024,
2 Sept 2024

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Entrepreneurship Foundations and Mindset

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

    1. Identify the difference between an idea and an opportunity 
    2. Assess the potential of an opportunity and to determine its viability practical, social and commercial implications
    3. Examine entrepreneurial behaviour and characteristics associated with successful entrepreneurship
    4. Illustrate how to attract resources including finances to exploit an identified opportunity
    5. Identify how to manage intellectual property, legal structures, ethical issues and risks of a new venture
    6. Prepare a feasibility report for an identified opportunity to assess its feasibility and sustainability

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media). Headset, including microphone (highly recommended). Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or presentations).
  • Software requirements - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate and complete your units. MyUni is the University of Adelaide's online learning environment. MyUni provides access to various features including announcements, course materials, discussion boards and assessments.
  • Other requirements - A list of readings will be made available on MyUni and replaces a prescribed text for the course.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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