Creative entrepreneurs look outside existing social, economic and cultural paradigms to create new and innovative partnerships. They develop new markets for existing products and services. They engage in research and development to develop new solutions to contemporary problems. In this unit, you will examine the role and activities of entrepreneurs working in creative industries, consider the socio-economic value of creative entrepreneurship, and analyse the mindset of the creative entrepreneur. You will also develop a marketable product or service that could be pitched to potential investors.
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Dr Donald Thomson
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- International students
- Domestic students
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Two hour tutorial and three hours of collaborative workshops per week.
Launceston and Hobart students will study at Foundry campuses.
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