Unit

School Of Computer, Data And Mathematical Sciences

Incubator 1: Innovation and Creativity for EntrepreneurshipWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 301165.4

Discipline: PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Student Contribution Band: 3

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Anton Bogdanovych


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
From time to time we hear stories about successful multi-million (or billion) dollar companies that started in a suburban garage. Is it that simple? The heart of the success of entrepreneurship is innovation and creativity. This unit explores the ways innovative ideas for a product or service can be turned into a successful start-up business. As such, this unit will cover topics including, but not limited to: factors essential for being able to initiate a creative idea, what is innovation, stages of developing a conceptual idea. The unit will be delivered through a number of modules. As an integral part of the unit, students are expected to engage and work in “start-up co-working space” on a regular basis. At the successful completion of this unit, students would have some possible start-up options that could be further explored into creating that multi-million (or billion) dollar company.


Courses
3506.9Bachelor of Computer ScienceCURRENT
3639.4Bachelor of Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
3684.2Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)CURRENT
3687.2Bachelor of Information SystemsCURRENT
3688.1Bachelor of Information Systems AdvancedCURRENT
3730.3Bachelor of Industrial DesignCURRENT
3731.3Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)CURRENT
3746.1Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Games Design and Simulation)CONTINUING
3746.2Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Games Design and Simulation)CURRENT
3747.1Bachelor of EntrepreneurshipCURRENT


Specialisations

M3126.1Technology EntrepreneurshipCURRENT




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