What will I learn?
Through the study of innovation and entrepreneurship, you will develop the enterprising mindset crucial for finding creative, innovative and useful solutions in business and social enterprises. In your specialisation you ill study areas such as:
creativity and innovation
computer modelling for product design
entrepreneurial enterprises, commercialisation and business operations
Our degrees are highly flexible and you can fast track your studies with our exciting summer and winter schools.
Between now and 2020 in Australia, employment in business is expected to grow. The availability of roles is expected to increase by 18,200 jobs for business administration managers (or 12.3 per cent)1. Careers to consider:
Business manager: overseeing and supervising an organisation is activities and employees; work in a small business as the owner or reporting directly to the owner; work in a larger company usually overseeing an individual department, such as marketing, sales or production
Entrepreneur: using initiative, commercial acumen and broad ranging business skills to develop or transform a product or service for yourself or an organisation
Strategist: conducting and overseeing research activities; performing competitive analysis; identifying gaps and opportunities in the marketplace; assembling strategic insights; defining objectives and setting performance metrics; keeping abreast of relevant emerging behaviours, technologies, and companies
Innovation manager: ensuring an organisation has the capability to develop innovative strategies, products, services and processes; championing innovation, evaluating and improving the organisation is innovative capacity; facilitating innovation within the organisation.
What you'll learn:
The degree starts with core courses in business, giving you a solid grasp of business fundamentals such as economics and accounting, business operations and intelligence.
You then move on to your specialisation, learning to find creative, innovative and useful solutions to business and social problems. You will also complete cross-disciplinary courses from the School of Built and Natural Environments and School of Art, Architecture and Design.
There are other pathways you can follow to study this degree, including:
SAIBT Diploma of Business - if you complete this two year Diploma, you can apply to enter the 2nd year of this degree
Future study opportunities:
Master of Management
International Master of Business Administration
Which department am I in? UniSA Business School
Students must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 program. English language requirements: International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic: Overall 6.0 (with 6.0 in Reading and Writing) obtained within the last two years, or a corresponding result via one of the alternative English language tests recognized by the University.
To be eligible for selection, applicants are required to:
Qualify for the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE), and
obtain a competitive ATAR, and
meet any prerequisite requirements with a minimum grade of C-
Alternatively, applicants can fulfil one of the following requirements with a competitive result, and demonstrate that they fulfil any prerequisite requirements, and other academic requirements for the program:
Complete secondary education qualifications equivalent to SACE, or
Complete the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points, or
Complete or partly complete a recognised higher education program at a recognised higher education institution, or
Complete at least four Open Universities Australia (OUA) courses at undergraduate level or above, or
Complete an award from a registered training organisation at Certificate IV level or above, or
Qualify for Special Entry, or
Complete a University Foundation Studies program
English Language Requirements:
IELTS score of 6.0; TOEFL iBT score of 60 with Reading and Writing not less than 18; TOEFL paper-based test (PBT) score of 550 with TWE of 4.5; Cambridge CAE/CPE score of 169; Pearson's test of English (Academic) (PTE) score of 50 with Reading and Writing communicative scores not less than 50; CELUSA score of AE4.
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Eynesbury
Australian Pacific College
A$29,500.00 (US$ 23,075) per year
26 February 2018, 11 June 2018
University of South Australia City West Campus, 217-243 Hindley Street, ADELAIDE, South Australia, 5000, ADELAIDE, Australia