2013 Unit of Study
The session(s) below are for 2013. For Summer School 2013 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2013).
The University of Sydney session calendar shows exact dates for sessions.
|Innovation & Enterprise Special Project|
|Offered||Semester 1, Semester 2, Intensive February, Intensive March and Intensive July|
|Additional Information||Students need permission from the Discipline to enrol unless they are enrolled in the GradCertInn&Ent where this is a core unit.|
|Lectures||1x 3hr seminar/wk|
|Assessment||Research proposal (20%); Critique (10%); Instructor updates (15%); Presentation (15%); Major research report (40%)|
|Description||This unit of study is designed to assist you develop your understanding of research methods and business issues specifically related to your area of interest. You will complete a major research project that will explore the phenomena of strategy, innovation or entrepreneurship in a context of your choice, or as proposed by an academic. For example, you could study two corporations that have successfully (or unsuccessfully) grown a business from an invention; or you could research a specific problem confronting an entrepreneurial business. Your study would address a specific issue of interest to academia or industry, as well as your future career.|