The objective of this unit is to provide students with an understanding of the process involved successfully engaging in innovation and entrepreneurship. This aim requires an interdisciplinary approach balancing innovation management and entrepreneurial processes. The unit addresses the role of innovation and opportunity recognition, business start-up and growth, developing resources, corporate entrepreneurship, and innovation in existing firms. The unit is built to develop knowledge, insights and skills to exploit opportunities and prepare students to launch a start-up or to drive innovation within an existing company. Insights from entrepreneurial practice and theory are integrated throughout the unit.
5X 8hr classes
assignment (30%); assignment (40%); exam (30%)
This unit is only available to students enrolled in the Master of Management.