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Gain a deeper understanding of what it means to be an entrepreneur and challenge your own views of entrepreneurship and leadership. Learn how an entrepreneurial mindset can help you to achieve your personal goals and further your career development.

Harness your entrepreneurial spirit with two world class universities

Being an entrepreneur means more than starting a business. Anyone can benefit from developing an entrepreneurial mindset in their career and personal life. On this course, you will explore entrepreneurialism and learn how to behave in a more enterprising and innovative way.

You will share your knowledge and challenge your way of thinking about entrepreneurship. When you complete the full 60 credits, within the terms of the approved course, you will be eligible for the joint award of Coventry University’s postgraduate certificate and Deakin University’s graduate certificate.

Graduate Certificate (AUS)/Postgraduate Certificate (UK)

The course aims to enable people from a very broad range of backgrounds to explore and develop an understanding and knowledge of the concepts and practices of entrepreneurship, enterprise, innovation and leadership.
1 year part time
$8,800 AUD (total tuition fee)
$2,200 AUD (price per program)
4 programs
Start dates
18 May 2020 (apply by 10 May 2020)
14 Sep 2020 (apply by 6 Sep 2020)
Fully online

What do I need to apply?

Students are required to enrol for this award in accordance with the arrangements notified by the Universities in the Student Handbook. Students will be enrolled concurrently at Coventry University and Deakin University.

  • Applicants must demonstrate competency in English Language. Students who do not have English as their first language will require certification of IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6 in each component).
  • Candidates should have an undergraduate degree in any subject or be able to demonstrate at least three years in relevant (as assessed by the joint course directors) employment to be eligible for admission.

Additional fees may apply and course fees may be subject to change.

What are the learning outcomes?

  • Analyse organisational complexities through multiple perspectives and cultures to demonstrate entrepreneurial insight
  • Evaluate accepted practices and norms using a range of tools and approaches to create change and drive entrepreneurial outcomes
  • Apply the characteristics of entrepreneurial mindset to practice
  • Analyse and use transdisciplinary perspectives for value creation and positive social impact
  • Apply practical knowledge and skills of entrepreneurship to communicate and effect transformational change

Programs on this degree

Critiquing Entrepreneurship
Exploring Socio-Economic Innovation
Creating Entrepreneurial Impact
Strategic Change and Innovation

What you'll get as a degree student with FutureLearn

  • Learn when you want by watching videos, reading articles, doing tests, and completing assignments online
  • Join online discussions and collaborate with your peers in a virtual study group
  • Enjoy discussions with feedback from expert educators
  • Get full access to the university library, online resources and support

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