University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

ENTREP 5036 - Entrepreneurial Concepts and Mindset

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Trimester 3
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Intensive: 36 to 40 hours
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Incompatible: ENTREP 5016, TECHCOMM 5016
Assessment: Individual and group assignments

This course aims to provide students with an understanding of the nature of enterprise and entrepreneurship and orientates students towards an entrepreneurial mindset. It introduces the role of the entrepreneur, innovation and technology in the entrepreneurial process. Being entrepreneurial is not necessarily about starting a new venture, but is about seeking opportunities and taking action to bring those opportunities into reality. It involves "building something from nothing" and successful entrepreneurs know how to manage and mitigate uncertainty and risk. The course content is relevant to those i) individuals thinking about starting a business or who are already in business - large or small, for profit or social enterprise; ii) those who are interested in commercialising their own innovations or of other; iii) entrepreneurial employees interested in "corporate entrepreneurship" and iv) those who advise entrepreneurs or engage in policy making in the entrepreneurship area. Developing an entrepreneurial mindset and enterprising skill set critical for constantly changing markets or workplaces.

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Commonwealth supported
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Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Trimester 3 Mon 21/09/2020 Wed 30/09/2020 Wed 25/11/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
36026 SE01 45 FULL 7 Sep - 8 Sep Monday, Tuesday 9am - 6pm Schulz, 214/218, Teaching Room
12 Oct - 13 Oct Monday, Tuesday 9am - 6pm Schulz, 214/218, Teaching Room
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