BUSM 2024 Incubator 2: Start-up Essentials
Credit Points 10
Legacy Code 301206
Coordinator Anton Bogdanovych Opens in new window
Description There are unavoidable legal situations and ethical dilemmas in all professions. As an entrepreneur, facing these legal and ethical circumstances is much more formidable. This unit aims to prepare students to understand the legal and ethical landscape that applies to start-up (or any) organisation. As such, unit aims to cover the topics such as: creating a business plan, negotiating employment contracts, etc. 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 developed a thorough understanding of the local and international legal and ethical landscape within which modern start-up organisations operate. NOTE: This unit is offered at the Werrington Campus "Launch Pad".
School Computer, Data & Math Sciences
Student Contribution Band HECS Band 4 10cp
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Level Undergraduate Level 2 subject
Equivalent Subjects BUSM 2023 - Incubator 2 Legal and Ethical Setting of Entrepreneurship
- Develop a disruptive hypothesis for a business opportunity;
- Develop multiple business model options using lean start-up tools;
- Validate business models in the market using customer development and manual testing tactics;
- Understand rapidly prototyping products to validate a customer solution; and
- Adapt and create business models when core ideas are not validated in the market.
2. Entrepreneurial thinking & lean approach
3. Lean principles
4. Idea validation
5. Commercialising business ideas
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.
|Case Study 1: Business Model Canvas||1,500 Words||30||N||Individual|
|Case Study 2: Case Study Report||1,500 Words||30||N||Individual|
|Final presentation of the case study and business model canvas in relation to the chosen start-up||20 Minutes||40||N||Group|
2022 Semester 2
Parramatta City - Macquarie St
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