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ENTR501 Business Project

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A project based paper in which students prepare a comprehensive report on the development of a new venture that is ready to attract external equity.

Paper title Business Project
Paper code ENTR501
Subject Entrepreneurship
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (31 January 2022 - 13 May 2022) (Distance learning)
1st Non standard period (31 January 2022 - 13 May 2022) (On campus)
2nd Non standard period (11 July 2022 - 21 October 2022) (Distance learning)
2nd Non standard period (11 July 2022 - 21 October 2022) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,806.39
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Pre or Corequisite
ENTR 411, ENTR 412, ENTR 413, ENTR 414, ENTR 415, ENTR 420, ENTR 421
Limited to
MEntr
Notes
International students should enrol for the on-campus offering of this paper
Contact
entrepreneurship@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Supervisors will be assigned to each student.

Textbooks

Textbooks are not required for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Scholarship, Communication, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

Students who sucessfully complete this paper will be able to:

  • Think critically,
  • Analyse market, financial and other factual information,
  • Analyse written information in research reports, academic journal articles, text books,
    websites and other data sources,
  • Ability to think creatively and to initiate and develop innovative solutions,
  • Ability to think strategically and plan for growth,
  • Ability to communicate effectively (both orally and in writing)

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (31 January 2022 - 13 May 2022)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

1st Non standard period (31 January 2022 - 13 May 2022)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

2nd Non standard period (11 July 2022 - 21 October 2022)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

2nd Non standard period (11 July 2022 - 21 October 2022)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

A project based paper in which students prepare a comprehensive report on the development of a new venture that is ready to attract external equity.

Paper title Business Project
Paper code ENTR501
Subject Entrepreneurship
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (30 January 2023 - 12 May 2023) (Distance learning)
1st Non standard period (30 January 2023 - 12 May 2023) (On campus)
2nd Non standard period (10 July 2023 - 20 October 2023) (Distance learning)
2nd Non standard period (10 July 2023 - 20 October 2023) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2023 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Pre or Corequisite
ENTR 411, ENTR 412, ENTR 413, ENTR 414, ENTR 415, ENTR 420, ENTR 421
Limited to
MEntr
Notes
International students should enrol for the on-campus offering of this paper
Contact

mentr@otago.ac.nz

Teaching staff

Supervisors will be assigned to each student.

Teaching Arrangements

This Distance Learning paper is taught remotely.

This is a student led research project and students have remote supervision, no teaching.

Textbooks

Textbooks are not required for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Scholarship, Communication, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

Students who sucessfully complete this paper will be able to:

  • Effectively integrate and apply the learning outcomes achieved in all MEntr papers.
  • Effectively execute primary market research and present the results of this research in a professional manner, both orally and in writing.
  • Complete the process of launching a new venture based on a new product or service.
  • Develop an investment ready business plan and pitch related to this venture.
  • Develop the critical experience, skills and insights that can be applied to the creation of subsequent new ventures or social enterprises in the future.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (30 January 2023 - 12 May 2023)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

1st Non standard period (30 January 2023 - 12 May 2023)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

2nd Non standard period (10 July 2023 - 20 October 2023)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

2nd Non standard period (10 July 2023 - 20 October 2023)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard