CORPORATE VENTURING

IBU5COV

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject provides an exploration of the unique nature and challenges of Corporate Entrepreneurship (CE), providing you with the knowledge and skills to pursue a career as a professional entrepreneur or innovator in an organisation. Theoretical and practice-based entrepreneurship and innovation principles are introduced for those who wish to manage entrepreneurial ventures in established and/or high growth organisations.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAlex Maritz

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisites MGT5EBP (Course exceptions: LMEM, LMITM)

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions The Department of Management has an expectation of 80% attendance in all lectures. The University reserves the right to offer this subject in other modes including seminars, lectures, and block mode or modes using electronic technologies.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsCorporate Entrepreneurship & Innovation 3eRecommendedMorris, Kuratko, Covin 2011Cengage SW

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Convey focused and sustained arguments on corporate venturing supported by literature appropriate for both entrepreneurial and academic contexts

Activities:
Write a report on the external environment of corporate entrepreneurship ventures
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills

02. Present complex corporate venturing ideas in a persuasive, authorative, entrepreneurial and professional voice

Activities:
Write an analysis of an entrepreneurial health audit in an entrepreneurial venture
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills

03. Apply theoretical frameworks to interpret corporate venturing research in order to develop insights which are verifiable scholarly and in practice

Activities:
Present a team report and presentation on the entrepreneurial intensity within a corporate entrepreneurship context
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Personal and Professional Skills

04. Critically formulate a considered position on corporate venturing, employing a range of frameworks, which address societal, economic, political, cultural or global concerns

Activities:
Develop an environmental scan of corporate entrepreneurship significance
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills

05. Develop advanced knowledge of corporate venturing through education and research, which is, innovative, responsive and engaged, and can be applied in a range of entrepreneurial and scholarly contexts

Activities:
Write and present a team corporate entrepreneurship development plan
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Personal and Professional Skills

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

City Campus, 2018, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAlex Maritz

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays at night from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One, individual final report (2200 words)30 01, 02
One, Individual report on assessing corporate entrepreneurial performance (2200 words)30 02
One, Group report (3200 words) and Presentation 5 minutes This assignment will be informed by aspects of individual assignments 1 and 2. Four students per group.40 01, 03, 04, 05

City Campus, 2018, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorVanessa Ratten

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays at night from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One, individual final report (2200 words)30 01, 02
One, Individual report on assessing corporate entrepreneurial performance (2200 words)30 02
One, Group report (3200 words) and Presentation 5 minutes This assignment will be informed by aspects of individual assignments 1 and 2. Four students per group.40 01, 03, 04, 05

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAlex Maritz

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One, individual final report (2200 words)30 01, 02
One, Individual report on assessing corporate entrepreneurial performance (2200 words)30 02
One, Group report (3200 words) and Presentation 5 minutes This assignment will be informed by aspects of individual assignments 1 and 2. Four students per group.40 01, 03, 04, 05

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorVanessa Ratten

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One, individual final report (2200 words)30 01, 02
One, Individual report on assessing corporate entrepreneurial performance (2200 words)30 02
One, Group report (3200 words) and Presentation 5 minutes This assignment will be informed by aspects of individual assignments 1 and 2. Four students per group.40 01, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Online StudyPeriod 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAlex Maritz

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 16
One 6.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 16 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One, individual final report (2200 words)30 01, 02
One, Individual report on assessing corporate entrepreneurial performance (2200 words)30 02
One, Group report (3200 words) and Presentation 5 minutes This assignment will be informed by aspects of individual assignments 1 and 2. Four students per group.40 01, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Online StudyPeriod 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorVanessa Ratten

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 28 - 34
One 6.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 28 to week 34 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One, individual final report (2200 words)30 01, 02
One, Individual report on assessing corporate entrepreneurial performance (2200 words)30 02
One, Group report (3200 words) and Presentation 5 minutes This assignment will be informed by aspects of individual assignments 1 and 2. Four students per group.40 01, 03, 04, 05

Online, 2018, Online StudyPeriod 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorVanessa Ratten

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 44 - 50
One 6.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 44 to week 50 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One, individual final report (2200 words)30 01, 02
One, Individual report on assessing corporate entrepreneurial performance (2200 words)30 02
One, Group report (3200 words) and Presentation 5 minutes This assignment will be informed by aspects of individual assignments 1 and 2. Four students per group.40 01, 03, 04, 05