Hong Kong Universal Ed
This unit will enable you to develop an understanding of entrepreneurship and innovation in the development of business ventures. Innovation is now seen as central to the development of business, economy and society. We will explore the relationship between entrepreneurship and innovation, the process of innovation development, and the risks associated with entrepreneurship and innovation.
|Unit name||Entrepreneurship and Innovation|
|College/School||College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
|Coordinator||Doctor Stuart Crispin|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania and Third Party (Shanghai Ocean University AEIN Institute (China))|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hong Kong Universal Ed||Semester 2||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- To evaluate critically the theories and concepts of innovation.
- To apply knowledge of the theories and concepts of entrepreneurship and innovation to development of a new business concept.
- To use entrepreneurship theory and independent research to assess contemporary issues in new venture development and commercialisation.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
- Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
- HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
- FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4
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|Assessment||Test or quiz (30%)|Examination - invigilated (externally - Exams Office) (40%)|Report (30%)|
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In addition to the texts recommended above, you are also expected to be familiar with the key academic journals in the discipline from which useful insights may be derived. In particular, you are encouraged to review regularly the relevant papers that are published in:
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