Undergraduate | TAS-ZAA234 | 2024
Entrepreneurial and Innovative Thinking
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- Study method
- 100% online
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- Start dates
- 22 July 2024,
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- Entry requirements
- No ATAR needed,
- No prior study
- 14 weeks
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Entrepreneurial and Innovative Thinking
About this subject
Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:
- Investigate and analyse the concepts and feasibilities of an entrepreneurial and/or innovative idea.
- Analyse and apply contributions from industry and mentors to an entrepreneurial and/or innovative idea.
- Identify, evaluate and communicate an entrepreneurial and/or innovative idea.
- Communicate entrepreneurial and innovative opportunities to stakeholders using appropriate media.
- Refer to MyLO for study topics.
This capstone subject will provide opportunities for you to bring together the knowledge learned, and skills developed through your course of study and apply these to entrepreneurial and innovative contexts. This subject creates a practical awareness of the concepts of entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship and innovation as a means to create opportunities for new ventures and better solutions to current problems. The subject encourages students to think creatively, and approach opportunities and issues from a fresh point of view.
In conjunction with the discipline theory, this subject builds on concepts of learning through practice in Year 1 of study by introducing you to more complex learning experiences.
You will be introduced to:
• discipline-based skills and knowledge in dynamic practice situations. This will include authentic and purposeful, industry-related experiences
• concepts of managing effective relationships and communicating with others
• the development and use of adaptive leadership skills and how these skills relate to innovative and entrepreneurial practice
• the nature of responsible, accountable and reflective workplace skills, and creative and critical thinking relevant to para-professional practice.
You will exercise self-awareness, initiative and judgement to manage yourself and professional relationships effectively. The application of tacit knowledge and capabilities will be reflected in a Practice Manual.
- AT1: Opportunity Analysis Evaluation (20%)
- AT2: Mentor Consultation Report (30%)
- AT3: Entrepreneurial or Innovative Proposal (50%)
For textbook details check your university's handbook, website or learning management system (LMS).
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