Innovation and Entrepreneurship

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The units of study listed in the following table are those available for the current year. Students may also include any units of study, which are additional to those currently listed, which appear under these subject areas in the Business School handbook/website in subsequent years (subject to any prerequisite or prohibition rules).

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Table A - The University of Sydney Business School

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Innovation and Entrepreneurship major

Achievement of a major in Innovation and Entrepreneurship requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 6 credit points of 2000-level core units
(iii) 12 credit points of 2000-level selective units
(iv) 6 credit points of 3000-level core units
(v) 12 credit points of 3000-level selective units.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship minor

Achievement of a minor in Innovation and Entrepreneurship requires 36 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 6 credit points of 2000-level core units
(iii) 6 credit points of 2000-level selective units
(iv) 12 credit points of 3000-level selective units.

Units of study

The relevant units of study are listed below.

1000-level units of study

Core
SIEN1000
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Foundation
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
SIEN1001
Innovators' Skills and Actions
6    C SIEN1000
Semester 1
Semester 2

2000-level units of study

Core
SIEN2001
Validating Ideas and Building Ventures
6    N IBUS2104
Semester 2
Selective
ARIN2610
Internet Transformations
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Digital Cultures major or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Media and Communications or (12 credit points at 1000 level or 2000 level in the Innovation and Entrepreneurship major) or (18 credit points at 1000 level in any of Anthropology, Art History, Computer Science, Design Computing, English, Gender Studies, Cultural Studies, History, Information Systems, Information Technology, Linguistics, Philosophy, Psychology or Sociology)
N ARIN2100
Semester 2
CLAW2209
Intellectual Property for Business
6    P Completion of at least 24 credit points of study
Semester 1
DECO2015
Responsible Design for Innovation
6    P DECO2016


It is recommended that students first complete DECO2016 before selecting this unit of study.
Semester 2
DECO2016
Design Thinking
6    N DECO1006


Not available to students in the Bachelor of Design Computing and the Bachelor of Architecture and Environments except by special permission. Students who do not successfully complete DECO1006 may take DECO2016 as a replacement.
Semester 1
GEOS2121
Environmental and Resource Management
6    P GEOS1X01 or GEOS1X02 or ECOP1X01 or SIEN1000
N GEOS2921
Semester 1
HPSC2011
Science, Ethics and Society
6    A Students should be familiar witj introductory material in Philosophy of Science, Ethics or Sociology
N HPSC3107
Semester 2
INFS2030
Digital Business Management
6    A INFS1000 or INFO1000 or INFO1003 or INFO1903
Semester 1
PMGT2711
Critical Thinking for Projects
6      Semester 1
SCLG2000
Global Social Problems
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Sociology or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Semester 1
SIEN2210
Strategic Management
6    P Completion of at least 40 credit points
N WORK2210
Semester 1
Semester 2

3000-level units of study

Core (major only)
The core unit SIEN3600 is not offered in 2022.
Selective (for major)
ARIN3610
Technology and Culture
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Digital Cultures or (12 credit points at 2000 level in Anthropology, Art History, Business Information Systems, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Design Computing, English, Gender Studies, History, Information Systems, Information Technology, Linguistics, Psychology or Sociology) or (6 credit points at 1000 level and 6 credit points at 2000 level in Innovation and Entrepreneurship)
N ARIN2600
Semester 1
ARIN3630
Digital Arts
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Digital Cultures major or Art History major or Design Computing major or Film Studies major or (6 credit points at 1000 level and 6 credit points at 2000 level in the Innovation and Entrepreneurship major)
N ARIN2630
Semester 2
ARIN3640
Games and Play
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in the Digital Cultures major or (6 credit points at 1000 level and 6 credit points at 2000 level in the Innovation and Entrepreneurship major) or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Anthropology, Art History, Computer Science, Design Computing, English, Gender Studies, Cultural Studies, History, Information Systems, Information Technology, Linguistics, Psychology or Sociology
N ARIN2640
Semester 1
CLAW3888
Law and Regulation of Fintech
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points
Semester 1
DESN3002
Experience and Service Design
6    P DECO2016
N DECO2014
Semester 2
ENGG3216
Management of Technological Innovation
6    A Knowledge of engineering and project management
N ENGG4061
Semester 1
GEOS3520
Urban Citizenship and Sustainability
6    P GEOS2X21 or GEOS2X23 or GOES2X15 or GEOS2X11 or LWSC2002
N GEOS3920
Semester 1
JAZZ3631
Music Business Skills
6      Semester 2
MKTG3114
New Products Marketing
6    P MKTG1001 or SIEN1000
Semester 2
MKTG3120
Building and Managing Brands
6    P MKTG1001 or SIEN1000
Semester 2
PMGT3856
Sustainability and Knowledge Management
6      Semester 1
SIEN3001
Social Entrepreneurship
6    P Completion of 48 credit points
N IBUS3108
Semester 2
SIEN3107
Business Negotiations
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points
N IBUS3107
Semester 1
SIEN3204
Managing Organisational Sustainability
6    A WORK1004 or WORK2201
P Completion of at least 48 credit points
N WORK2219 or WORK3204
Semester 2
WORK3203
Gender, Diversity and Inclusion at Work

This unit of study is not available in 2022

6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
Selective (for minor)
ARIN3610
Technology and Culture
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Digital Cultures or (12 credit points at 2000 level in Anthropology, Art History, Business Information Systems, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Design Computing, English, Gender Studies, History, Information Systems, Information Technology, Linguistics, Psychology or Sociology) or (6 credit points at 1000 level and 6 credit points at 2000 level in Innovation and Entrepreneurship)
N ARIN2600
Semester 1
ARIN3630
Digital Arts
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Digital Cultures major or Art History major or Design Computing major or Film Studies major or (6 credit points at 1000 level and 6 credit points at 2000 level in the Innovation and Entrepreneurship major)
N ARIN2630
Semester 2
ARIN3640
Games and Play
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in the Digital Cultures major or (6 credit points at 1000 level and 6 credit points at 2000 level in the Innovation and Entrepreneurship major) or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Anthropology, Art History, Computer Science, Design Computing, English, Gender Studies, Cultural Studies, History, Information Systems, Information Technology, Linguistics, Psychology or Sociology
N ARIN2640
Semester 1
CLAW3888
Law and Regulation of Fintech
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points
Semester 1
DESN3002
Experience and Service Design
6    P DECO2016
N DECO2014
Semester 2
ENGG3216
Management of Technological Innovation
6    A Knowledge of engineering and project management
N ENGG4061
Semester 1
GEOS3520
Urban Citizenship and Sustainability
6    P GEOS2X21 or GEOS2X23 or GOES2X15 or GEOS2X11 or LWSC2002
N GEOS3920
Semester 1
JAZZ3631
Music Business Skills
6      Semester 2
MKTG3114
New Products Marketing
6    P MKTG1001 or SIEN1000
Semester 2
MKTG3120
Building and Managing Brands
6    P MKTG1001 or SIEN1000
Semester 2
PMGT3856
Sustainability and Knowledge Management
6      Semester 1
SIEN3001
Social Entrepreneurship
6    P Completion of 48 credit points
N IBUS3108
Semester 2
SIEN3107
Business Negotiations
6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points
N IBUS3107
Semester 1
SIEN3204
Managing Organisational Sustainability
6    A WORK1004 or WORK2201
P Completion of at least 48 credit points
N WORK2219 or WORK3204
Semester 2
WORK3203
Gender, Diversity and Inclusion at Work

This unit of study is not available in 2022

6    P Completion of at least 48 credit points


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2