BIO-BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

BIO5BBM

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this unit students will be required to work in groups to establish a virtual biotechnology company to produce and market a virtual product. Students will be guided by expert industry representatives on a weekly basis. Students will cover aspects of bio-business such as organizational structure, IP, scientific reasoning, marketing, business development and venture capital.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorPeter Cartwright

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Admission into SMBT or SPBB or SZBTBA or SMBB.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPeter Cartwright

Class requirements

Collaborative Based Learning Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours collaborative based learning per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"(Business meeting)"

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Class participation10
One 10,000-word group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words per student)60
One 30-minute group presentation15
One 500-word assignment5
one 1,000-word log book10