Gold Coast, Australia
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4.5 - 6
Hours & Credits
All businesses start "small". Successful entrepreneurial business ventures, however, are growth oriented. Rapid growth can create problems for entrepreneurs if they do not have appropriate business systems in place. This subject takes an applied approach to the management of emerging, growth oriented, entrepreneurial business ventures as distinct from larger corporations. It focuses on risk management and the fundamental business systems needed to ensure the continuity and growth of these ventures during the early and growth stages.Learning Objectives1. Identify and describe the nature and scope of challenges faced by contemporary entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial managers operating in start-up and high growth ventures.2. Competently apply proven frameworks to assist contemporary entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial managers steward their ventures through the turbulence that is high growth.3. Apply the core ideas introduced in the subject to real-world situations faced by firms in a start-up and high growth context.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.