Unit

School Of Computer, Data And Mathematical Sciences

Incubator 7: Growth and Exit StrategiesWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 301172.4

Discipline: BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED

Student Contribution Band: 4

Level: 3

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Anton Bogdanovych


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*

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About this Unit
This unit will assist students with selecting the further growth strategy, which includes deciding whether their business would grow organically or will require a fast growth model and rapid expansion strategies. The growth strategy will determine further funding decisions. Apart from this, as entrepreneurs, the students would need to also consider possible exit strategies (e.g. initial public offering (IPO), trade sales or personal redundancies). This objective is driven through a number of topics such as: elements of market research and strategies for business growth, risk management, possible exit strategies, etc. The unit will be delivered through a number of modules. As a tangible outcome, at the completion of this unit, students would have developed a future growth plan with an identification of possible exit strategies. NOTE: This unit is offered at the Werrington Campus "Launch Pad".


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
3746.1Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Games Design and Simulation)CONTINUING
3746.2Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Games Design and Simulation)CURRENT
3747.1Bachelor of EntrepreneurshipCURRENT
3769.2Bachelor of Data ScienceCURRENT


Specialisations

M3126.1Technology EntrepreneurshipCURRENT




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