PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

CSE3PPE

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Entrepreneurship is an essential element of todays society. This subject will outline the basic principles of Entrepreneurship. It will examine the steps required in developing an idea into a business and will explore the tools and necessary insights to make a successful venture. You will interpret and employ theory to case studies. Guest speakers will present and discuss start-up issues, pitfalls, and the ingredients for success. You will also develop professional skills related to ethical and moral decision making and evaluate the social implications of their work and the broader global context.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesLectures and Practicals

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsMGT2BCO OR CSE5PE

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Learning resources

Technology Entrepreneurship: Taking Innovation to the Marketplace

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorThomas N. Duening Robert A. Hisrich, Michael A. Lechter

Year2020

Edition/VolumeThird

PublisherAcademic Press

ISBN978-0128222034

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Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

The Startup Owner's Manual: The Step-By-Step Guide for Building a Great Company

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorSteve Blank. Bob Dorf

Year2020

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherWiley

ISBN0984999302

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Ethics in Information Technology

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorGeorge Reynolds

Year2017

Edition/VolumeSeventh

PublisherCourse Technology IS

ISBN9781337405874

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedYes

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

COMMUNICATION - Communicating and Influencing
COMMUNICATION - Cultural Intelligence and Global Perspective
COMMUNICATION - Digital Capability
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Creativity and Innovation
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Adaptability and Self-Management
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Ethical and Social Responsibility
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Leadership and Teamwork

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Analyse various resources for financing entrepreneurial ventures with understanding of the development process needed
02. Critically analyse IT business ventures based on social, legal and ethical issues
03. Apply ethical theory to analyse ethical dilemmas in IT and business through debate
04. Examine the responsibilities of IT professionals to employers, clients, and society.
05. Reflect and analyse personal viewpoints toward managing relationships and individual personal entrepreneurial capacity.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

PracticalWeek: 11 - 22
One 2.00 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Business case study analysis (equivalent to 750 words per student)

N/AAssignmentCombinedNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO5

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO3, SILO4

Two Opportunity and reflective Journal (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO5

Final business case study group presentation (equivalent to 750 words per student)

N/AOral presentationGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4, SILO5

60 minutes end-of-semester examination (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/ACentral examIndividualYes20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

PracticalWeek: 31 - 42
One 2.00 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

PracticalWeek: 11 - 22
One 2.00 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Business case study analysis (equivalent to 750 words per student)

N/AAssignmentCombinedNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO5

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO3, SILO4

Two Opportunity and reflective Journal (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO5

Final business case study group presentation (equivalent to 750 words per student)

N/AOral presentationGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4, SILO5

60 minutes end-of-semester examination (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/ACentral examIndividualYes20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Summer, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 46 - 0
One 2.00 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via online.

PracticalWeek: 11 - 22
One 2.00 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

PracticalWeek: 46 - 0
One 2.00 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Business case study analysis (equivalent to 750 words per student)

N/AAssignmentCombinedNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO5

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO3, SILO4

Two Opportunity and reflective Journal (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO5

Final business case study group presentation (equivalent to 750 words per student)

N/AOral presentationGroupNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4, SILO5

60 minutes end-of-semester examination (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/ACentral examIndividualYes20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5