Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

The University of Adelaide
In Adelaide (Australia)

Price on request

Important information

  • Foundation degree
  • Adelaide (Australia)
  • When:

Innovation and entrepreneurship are at the heart of economic growth and development.
An entrepreneurial mindset and the ability to innovate sets apart individuals, organisations and businesses in that they are more likely to identify sustainable opportunities that will succeed, create and grow wealth for their stakeholders and the community.
The Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship is designed to develop and inspire creative individuals with an interest in starting or developing innovative ventures that have the potential to make significant impact on markets, economies and communities.
We offer students the advanced knowledge and practical skills required to assess and implement new ideas, create and manage ambitious new ventures, develop entrepreneurial management practices and create supportive environments that foster and enable innovation.
Study is available in two flexible delivery modes designed to meet the needs of busy professionals: internally via face-to-face intensive sessions and online.

6 months

part-time equiv.
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Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
University Of Adelaide Thebarton Campus 3/49 Holland Street, SA 5005, South Australia, Australia
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What you'll learn on the course

IT Management
Skills and Training

Course programme

Students will commence the program by taking two of the core courses Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and Opportunity Assessment.
These courses will give students an excellent understanding of the key concepts of innovation and entreprenuership and are the foundation of the program.
Students will then be able to select two electives in the areas of Finance and Accounting; Strategy and Growth; Creativity and Innovation; Marketing; and Venture Modelling.
These courses provide students with vital skills and knowledge to be successful whether they are looking to start their own business, or to grow and be innovative within their organsiations.
Academic Program Rules The Calendar is a comprehensive handbook of the University's academic program rules.
Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Areas of Specialisation As Entrepreneurship and Innovation is a broad subject area that can be applied across many different industries and occupations, students can use their own chosen field or interest and apply this to their assignments and class discussions.
Students can also select electives in their area of interest.
Example Study Plan Indicative study plan Core Courses ENTREP 5016OL Entrepreneurship & InnovationENTREP 5018OL Opportunity Assessment Electives Courses to the value of 6 Units from the following:ENTREP 7059OL Project and Innovation Finance and AccountingENTREP 7028OL Managing Strategy & GrowthENTREP 7022OL Creativity & InnovationENTREP 7060OL Marketing Technology and InnovationENTREP 7019OL Social EntrepreneurshipENTREP 7026OL Innovation and Corporate VenturingPROJMGT 5004OL Managing Project and Systemic RisksPROJMGT 5021OL Applied Project Management IPROJMGT 7012OL Business and Contract Legal StudiesPROJMGT 7038OL Leadership of Organisations CURRENT STUDENTS, please visit the below link for your study plan templates: http://www.
au/professions/hub/pg/downloads/study-plans/entrepreneurThe availability of all courses is conditional on the availability of staff and facilities.
Assessment Assessment consists of a combination of group and individual work.
The format varies across courses and may be in the form of written and/or practical assignments, synchronous online presentations, participation in online discussions and quizzes.