Unit

School Of Computer, Data And Mathematical Sciences

Incubator 3: Product DevelopmentWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 301168.2

Discipline: MARKETING

Student Contribution Band: 4

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Anton Bogdanovych


Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled in course 3746 Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Games Design and Simulation) or 3747 Bachelor of Entrepreneurship.


Teaching Periods
Nothing on offer.

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About this Unit
A creative spark or innovative idea is not enough to succeed as a start-up organisation. A new idea behind a product or a service needs to be first verified to understand the business opportunities out there. Then the identified opportunities need to be adjusted to formalise in a business concept. This unit aims to guide students through that process of converting the creative or innovative idea into the development of a product or service as a sound business concept. This objective is driven through teams of students advancing with their practical projects and along the way learning about a number of theoretical topics such as: prototyping, user testing, etc. The unit will be delivered through a number of modules. As a vital 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 converted the innovative idea into a business product or service.


Courses
3506.10Bachelor of Computer ScienceCURRENT
3506.9Bachelor of Computer ScienceCONTINUING
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
3729.4Bachelor of Design and TechnologyCURRENT
3730.3Bachelor of Industrial DesignCONTINUING
3730.4Bachelor of Industrial DesignCURRENT
3731.3Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)CONTINUING
3731.4Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)CURRENT
3769.2Bachelor of Data ScienceCURRENT


Specialisations

M3126.1Technology EntrepreneurshipCURRENT
M3129.1Design PracticeCURRENT




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