Entrepreneurial Growth

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Entrepreneurial Growth

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Entrepreneurial Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    Introduction
    All businesses start "small". Successful entrepreneurial business ventures, however, are growth oriented. Rapid growth can create problems for entrepreneurs if they do not have appropriate business systems in place. This subject takes an applied approach to the management of emerging, growth oriented, entrepreneurial business ventures as distinct from larger corporations. It focuses on risk management and the fundamental business systems needed to ensure the continuity and growth of these ventures during the early and growth stages.

     
    Learning Objectives
    1. Identify and describe the nature and scope of challenges faced by contemporary entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial managers operating in start-up and high growth ventures.
     
    2. Competently apply proven frameworks to assist contemporary entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial managers steward their ventures through the turbulence that is high growth.
     
    3. Apply the core ideas introduced in the subject to real-world situations faced by firms in a start-up and high growth context.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.