A postgraduate program

Fast facts

Course type: Postgraduate (coursework)
Availability (full-time or part-time): Full-time / Part-time 
Location: 
On campus

Courses 

Course name: Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Enterprise
Duration (full-time equivalent): 6 months
SATAC code: 2GC139
CRICOS code: 092885G

Course name: Graduate Diploma in Innovation and Enterprise
Duration (full-time equivalent): 6 months
SATAC code: 2GD108
CRICOS code: 092886F

Overview

Flinders’ postgraduate programs in innovation and enterprise develop your capacity to leverage disruption, creativity and innovation to pursue valuable opportunities.

Transform the organisations and industries of today.

Launch the new ventures, technologies and services of tomorrow. And drive a new wave of socio-economic advancement, growth and stability for our shared future.

Graduate Certificate

  • 4 topics
  • 3 hours a week x 12 weeks face-to-face
  • 1 semester full-time or part-time equivalent

Through a series of interactive learning workshops, in-class activities and real-world challenges, immerse yourself in creative thinking and problem solving, contemporary innovation principles and processes, dynamics of disruptive markets, value proposition development, business model innovation, and characteristics of disruptive and creative organisational cultures and ecosystems.

The Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Enterprise combines contemporary academic
theory with global best-practice methodologies in areas such as design thinking, agile innovation, lean start-up, rapid prototyping, and business model canvas.

Graduate Diploma

  • 8 topics
  • 3 hours a week x 12 weeks face-to-face
  • 1 year full-time study or part-time equivalent

The Graduate Diploma in Innovation and Enterprise takes you beyond the search for new opportunities.

You will learn how to build the analytical and managerial skills required to benefit from collaborative and open innovation approaches and networks, assess the strategic fit of innovation initiatives, build the commercial business case, develop a scalable business model, and execute projects and ventures
successfully.

You’ll also get to ‘go live’ with a real initiative, either in the form of a new venture launch, a corporate innovation sprint or an intensive study tour or industry placement.

You’ll apply your learning and develop the ability to both think and act entrepreneurially.

What will I study?

Refer to the course rules:

Entry requirements

Graduate Certificate: Applicants must normally hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification. Applicants who do not hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification but have a minimum of five years' full-time equivalent entrepreneurial, supervisory or managerial work experience in a relevant area (e.g. entrepreneurship, innovation, enterprise) may be considered for entry.

Graduate Diploma: Applicants must normally hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification or hold the Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Enterprise from Flinders University or equivalent qualification.

The University may, under certain circumstances and subject to specific conditions, consider others who can demonstrate the experience, knowledge and aptitude required to undertake the course. Please contact the University for further advice.

International students: Entry and English language requirements

Applications

Domestic students
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: SATAC
Application closing dates:

Check SATAC.

 

 

International students
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: How to apply
Application closing dates: Semester 1 - 30 November of the year preceding admission 
Semester 2 - 31 May of that year.

 

Annual fees

CourseDomestic studentsInternational students
Graduate Certicate in Innovation and Enterprise

Place type: Full fee paying

2017: To be advised

2017: To be advised
Graduate Diploma in Innovation and Enterprise

Place type: Full fee paying

2017: To be advised

 2017: To be advised

Note:

  • Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?
  • We accept international applications for programs commencing beyond the year advertised and tuition fees for these years will be higher. Please note that your tuition fees may be subject to an annual increase.