Do you want to find gaps in the market and discover opportunities for launching creative, new products? This programme is designed to harness your talent, ambition and entrepreneurial flair. You'll cultivate new ideas and inspire those around you to use innovation to discover new opportunities and create growth. On this one year programme you will develop an understanding of the factors that inform strong entrepreneurial business decisions and innovative business and marketing strategies.
-Put the knowledge gained from your undergraduate degree into the broader enterprise context, leverage your existing skills and kick-start your creative-thinking, inner drive and passion to succeed. -Learn to close the gap between ideas and innovation and identify viable market opportunities. -Develop your entrepreneurial spirit for a wide spectrum of career opportunities including starting and running your own business, consulting on business start-ups or working in an established organisation delivering innovation, value and growth. -Engage with entrepreneurial activities and Entrepreneurs in Residence through the Futures Entrepreneurship Centre -Automatic enrolment on the BETA Enterprise Programme which provides workshops, advice and one-to-one mentoring. Students also have the opportunity to pitch for start-up funding from the BETA programme consisting of a grant of up to £1,500. -Access to the Formation Zone for business start-up incubation space and support at a reduced rate.
Core modules -ENT700 Entrepreneurship and Business Strategy -STO700A International Business Environment -ENT702 Entrepreneurship in Developing and Emerging Economies -STO701 Knowledge Management and Decision Making -HRL710A Leadership and Management Essentials -ENT703 Futures Perspectives in Entrepreneurship -ENT704 Opportunity Identification, Launch and Growth
Optional modules -STO707SU Sustainable Supply Chains -ENT706 Finance for Start-ups and Growth: Resourcing the Strategy -ENT705SU Entrepreneurship and Small Business Growth
Every postgraduate taught course has a detailed programme specification document describing the programme aims, the programme structure, the teaching and learning methods, the learning outcomes and the rules of assessment.