What will I learn?
If you are interested in creating a new enterprise, or seeking to grow or turn around a mature business, this course is for you. Drawing on strategy and entrepreneurship, the program focuses on understanding markets, opportunities and company performance. You will engage with dynamic businesses and entrepreneurs and gain the know-how to develop a successful business. The program caters to a wide variety of individuals, including entrepreneurs, researchers, creative artists and managers in both the commercial and not-for-profit sectors.
The program caters to a wide variety of individuals, including entrepreneurs, researchers, creative artists and managers in both the commercial and not-for-profit sectors. Central to the program is the combining of practice with theory through interactive workshops, group projects, symposia with industry practitioners and individual special projects. You will gain the interpersonal and communication skills necessary to engage with the business world, including leadership, teamwork and presentation skills.
As part of this program you will draw from expert researchers involved with our Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research Group (IERG ). The IERG is a cross-disciplinary team of researchers that focuses on business innovation and entrepreneurial ventures and people. Specific areas of focus include internationalisation pathways, strategic management and entrepreneurship (both business and social).
The Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Enterprise requires the completion 24 credit points comprising two components:
12 credit points in core units of study; and
12 credit points in elective units of study.
The core foundation unit, IBUS5002 Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, should be completed in the first semester of enrolment and the core capstone unit, IBUS6015 Entrepreneurship & Innovation Project, should be completed in the final semester of enrolment.
The Sydney Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Enterprise has been designed to equip participants with the skills and experience necessary to build a business in a variety of industries.
Students undertaking this course may wish to pursue a second specialist program concurrently. Interested students should refer to the Business School website for further information.
Which department am I in? Business School
English Language Requirements: IELTS overall score of 6.5 with no band below 6.0; TOEFL Paper based score of 565; TOEFL IBT: 85; PTE Academic score of 61; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 58; Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE): 45; Cambridge English scale: CAE and CPE: 176.
A successful applicant for admission to the Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Enterprise will hold a bachelor's degree, graduate diploma or graduate certificate from a recognised tertiary institution at a standard acceptable to the University of Sydney Business School; or have at least three years of work experience. English language requirements: TOEFL paper-based: A minimum result of 592 overall including a minimum result of 4.5 in Writing TOEFL IBT: including a minimum result of 17 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 19 in Writing
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Trinity College - The University of Melbourne
AUD $22,250 for the entire course
5 March 2018, 30 July 2018
The University of Sydney Camperdown/Darlington Campus, THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY, New South Wales, 2006, SYDNEY, Australia