Course Title: Applied Entrepreneurship

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Applied Entrepreneurship

Credit Points: 12.00

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

BUSM4052

City Campus

Undergraduate

630H Management

Face-to-Face

Sem 1 2009,
Sem 2 2009,
Sem 1 2010,
Sem 1 2011,
Sem 1 2012,
Sem 1 2013,
Sem 1 2014,
Sem 1 2015,
Sem 1 2016,
Sem 1 2017,
Sem 1 2018,
Sem 2 2018

BUSM4092

RMIT University Vietnam

Undergraduate

630H Management

Face-to-Face

Viet1 2010,
Viet2 2010,
Viet3 2010,
Viet1 2011,
Viet2 2011,
Viet3 2011,
Viet1 2012,
Viet2 2012,
Viet3 2012,
Viet1 2013,
Viet2 2013,
Viet3 2013,
Viet1 2014,
Viet2 2014,
Viet3 2014,
Viet1 2015,
Viet2 2015,
Viet3 2015,
Viet1 2016,
Viet2 2016,
Viet3 2016,
Viet1 2017,
Viet2 2017,
Viet3 2017,
Viet1 2018,
Viet2 2018,
Viet3 2018

Course Coordinator: Mrs. Chamindika Weerakoon

Course Coordinator Phone: Contact via email

Course Coordinator Email: chamindika.weerakoon@rmit.edu.au

Course Coordinator Location: 88.03.08-001

Course Coordinator Availability: By appointment


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None


Course Description

The aim of this course is to enable you to gain experience and develop your knowledge in entrepreneurship into practical skills. In this course you will learn and apply tools and techniques to discover problems and needs, and to develop matching viable business models. You will learn to pitch ideas and business models, and apply your skills in practice in diverse settings. You will demonstrate your teamwork, leadership and project management skills.


Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

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On successful completion of this course you will be able to:

 

CLO1: Apply concepts and tools associated with identifying and creating new venture opportunities

CLO2: Develop independent cognitive skills to critically analyse and synthesise research data to evaluate viability of a business opportunity

CLO3: Apply knowledge of a business model in sourcing necessary resources for venture start-up

CLO4: Demonstrate your presentation and oral skills in a variety of business and professional contexts while assessing your potential for a career in entrepreneurship

CLO5: Apply the principles of effective teamwork skills in diverse professional contexts to develop viable business opportunities

 


Overview of Learning Activities

In this course you will be encouraged to be an active learner. Your learning will be supported through various in-class and online activities comprising individual and group work. These may include quizzes; assignments; prescribed readings; sourcing, researching and analysing specific information; solving problems; conducting presentations; producing written work and collaborating with peers on set tasks or projects.


Overview of Learning Resources

Various learning resources are available online through MyRMIT Studies\Canvas. In addition to topic notes; assessment details and a study schedule you may also be provided with links to relevant online information; readings; audio and video clips and communication tools to facilitate collaboration with your peers and to share information.

Resources are also available online through RMIT Library databases and other facilities. If you require assistance with the RMIT library facilities contact the Business Liaison Librarian for your school. Contact details for Business Liaison Librarians are located online on the RMIT Library website.

Additional resources and/or sources to assist your learning will be identified by your course coordinator and will be made available to you as required during the teaching period.


Overview of Assessment

The assessment tasks, their weighting and the course learning outcomes to which they are aligned are as follows:

Assessment Task 1: 50%
Linked CLOs: 1, 2

Assessment Task 2: 50%
Linked CLOs: 1, 3, 4, 5

The assessment alignment table shows the assessment tasks against the learning outcomes they develop.