New Venture Planning

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    New Venture Planning

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Business, Business Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Students must have successfully completed 36 Credits of their program prior to undertaking ENFB13-304.

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    In this subject, students apply the concepts, tools and practices necessary to identify and evaluate new business ventures. Throughout the semester, students will work in small teams to design and assess the viability of a business opportunity by understanding industry dynamics, market and competitive considerations, customer needs and associated risk factors. This provides students with the opportunity to develop a range of competencies to enhance their personal entrepreneurial capacity.

    Learning Objectives
    • Explain the key entrepreneurial considerations for successfully launching new ventures.
    • Apply relevant concepts and tools to develop a new venture feasibility analysis within a group context.
    • Determine the key financial and non-financial resources required for new ventures.
    • Assess the external environmental factors affecting the proposed new venture to evaluate the associated risks and determine appropriate countermeasures.
    • Communicate a new venture proposal verbally and in writing.

Course Disclaimer

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.