Essential Enterprise

Unit code: UCIL22001
Level: 2
Semester: 1
Credits: 10

This 10-credit University College unit is an introduction to how successful enterprises work. An enterprise can be any type of organisation from a business to a charity.

The unit covers the essential elements of enterprise including how an enterprise is organised, the role of technology, marketing, finance and risk. It is designed to explain, explore and demystify how organisations deliver their services and products.

Regardless of future career choice, this unit will help support graduate employability through improving awareness and understanding of key business and enterprise principles.


James Hickie


Formative assessment: Written project proposal summary
Summative assessment: Structured business report to research a product, service, organisation or company

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