Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.
Using investigative processes and industry case studies students will learn the role of management and associated strategic processes integral to a successful and sustainable design practice. Students will acquire skills in entrepreneurship, business negotiation, teamwork, written and verbal communication, budgeting, market identification and user needs, start-up cultures and project management across a broad range of design undertakings that includes complex multidisciplinary projects.
Upon successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Oral presentation (20%)
Individual report (40%)
Group project (40%)
2 contact hours and 8 hours of private study per week
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Successful completion of semesters 1 and 2 of Master of Design or by permission