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Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship


The Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship specialisation focuses on creativity and innovation in strategy formulation and on the importance of formulation being complemented by a strong capability in strategy execution. These factors are investigated in both entrepreneurial and corporate settings. Elective units cover topics such as opportunity identification and business start-ups, managing growth, business restructuring, business negotiations, social entrepreneurship, managing change, management consulting and the nature of innovative organisations.

About this specialisation

To meet requirements for the Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship specialisation in the Master's degree, you complete five units of study (30 credit points), as follows:

(1) one six credit point prerequisite foundational unit of study:

  • Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

(2) one six credit point compulsory (core) unit of study:

  • Strategic Management

(3) three elective units of study (18 credit points) selected from the options listed for this specialisation, including:

  • Business Innovation and Sustainability
  • Business Negotiations
  • Business Restructuring and Renewal
  • Engaged Entrepreneurship Projects
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation Project
  • NEXT Innovation
  • New Business Opportunities and Startups
  • Organisational Change and Development¬†
  • Regulating Innovation and Distribution
  • Social Entrepreneurship.

For unit availability please refer to the "Units of study in this specialisation" section below.

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