Entrepreneurship and New Venture Management

Macquarie University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Entrepreneurship and New Venture Management

  • Host University

    Macquarie University

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Business Administration, Business Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    24 credit points or 8 courses completed at the undergraduate level.

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

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

    This unit will introduce students to the entrepreneurial process of Identifying opportunities and the development of a new business venture. Students will learn about the management, organisation, financial, marketing and legal challenges required to successfully operate an entrepreneurial venture via building their independent business or undertaking a new initiative within an existing firm. This unit will be taught through the experiential teaching method where students learn by doing. Students will sketch out a proposal for an entrepreneurial project and prepare a business plan for launching their own small business. The unit will enable students to explore entrepreneurship as a career choice and will contribute to their ability to be creative and innovative.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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.