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||Professor Stuart Crispin|
|Available as an elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania and Third Party(ies): Shanghai Ocean University AEIN Institute|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hong Kong Universal Ed||Semester 2||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Shanghai Semester 1||12/9/2022||22/10/2022||18/12/2022||18/12/2022|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (refer to How do I withdraw from a unit? for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).
- 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 1,3||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3||Domestic Full Fee 4|
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3 Please refer to more information on eligibility for HECS-HELP.
4 Please refer to more information on eligibility for FEE-HELP.
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|Assessment||Test or quiz (30%)|Examination - invigilated (centrally) (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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