Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Total 36 hours (one 3 hour workshop per week) |
Total Time Commitment:
100 points of study or equivalent advanced standing within the Masters of Engineering
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Skills in teamwork, report writing, oral presentation, creative problem solving
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|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
The aim of this subject is to examine the nature of entrepreneurial behaviour and its role in both small and large organisations within an engineering context. Students will learn various processes by which successful new ventures are created by developing their own enterprise proposal within small groups
At the conclusion of this subject students should be able to:
Timmons J & Spinelli S, New Venture Creation; Entrepreneurship in the 21 st Century, 9th Edition 2011, McGraw-Hill Irwin, N.Y.
Osterwalder & Pigneur, Business Model Generation, 2010, Wiley
Chris Anderson, Free: the future of a radical price, 2009, Hyperion
Eric Ries, The Lean Startup, 2011, Crown Business
Tim Brown, Change by Design, 2009, Harper
Steve Blank, The Startup Owner’s Manual, 2012, K&S Ranch Inc.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students will get practice in and be able to further develop their:
Master of Engineering Management |
Master of Engineering Management
Master of Philosophy - Engineering
Master of Engineering (Biomolecular) |
Master of Engineering (Chemical)
Master of Engineering (Civil)
Master of Engineering (Geomatics)
Master of Engineering (Mechanical)
Master of Engineering (Software)
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