Major requirements

Focuses on developing knowledge, skills and understanding of how an innovative idea, product or process can be used to form a new and successful business, or to help an existing firm to grow and expand.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship major requirements (from 2018)


Course Title Prerequisite Restriction
INNOVENT 203 The Entrepreneurial Mindset BUSINESS 102 or MGMT 101 or 90 points passed or 60 points from Part I of the BE(Hons) Schedule  
INNOVENT 204 Understanding Entrepreneurial Opportunities BUSINESS 101 and 102 or SCIGEN 201 INNOVENT 202
30 points:
INNOVENT 306 Entreprenuership in Practice 30 points from: INNOVENT 201, 202, 203, 204  
15 points from:
INNOVENT 305 Special Topic (This paper is done by arrangement with the department. For more information please contact a Business School student adviser).    
INNOVENT 307 Ecosystems for Innovation and Entrepreneurship 15 points from ENGGEN 302, 303, INNOVENT 201, 203, MGMT 202, 211, SCIGEN 201  
BUSINESS 304 Strategic Management

At least 30 points at Stage II and at least 15 points at Stage II in Management, International Business or Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

MGMT 302

Pre-2018 major requirements

Students enrolled in 2017

Students enrolled in 2017 can major in INNOVENT with the below courses, if you have partitally completed an innovent major in 2017  and wish to discuss how to complete your major, please contact the Business School student advisers
 
75 points comprising:

  • 30 points: INNOVENT 201, 202, 203, 204
  • 15 points: INNOVENT 301
  • 15 points: INNOVENT 303
  • 45 points: INNOVENT 305, 307 or BUSINESS 304, 328

Students enrolled pre-2017

75 points comprising:

  • 30 points: INNOVENT 203, 204
  • 15 points: INNOVENT 301
  • 15 points: INNOVENT 303
  • 15 points: INNOVENT 305, 307 or BUSINESS 304, 328

 

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Complementary subjects


Subjects which complement an Innovation and Entrepreneurship major are:

  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Information Systems
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • International Business
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Suggested combinations for majors and non-majors


If you are interested in a particular area of Innovation and Entrepreneurship such as innovation management or business growth or simply want to take Innovation and Entrepreneurship courses to complement a different major, our Business Student Advisers will be able to suggest the best combination of courses to meet your needs.

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