36 NQF credits at level 8 <o:p></o:p>
Course convener: Mr S Hendry <o:p></o:p>
Course entry requirements: Student must be registered for
the Postgraduate Diploma in Management in Entrepreneurship.
Course outline: This course requires students to set-up and
run their own businesses each of which reports to a Board of Directors from Industry. Attached to
the project will be a research component that requires each student to undertake research into some
specified area of entrepreneurial activity.
DP requirements: <o:p></o:p>
1. Attendance at ALL Genesis activities is compulsory. <o:p></o:p>
2. To attempt the November examination, the group mark for a
student should be no less than 40%. <o:p></o:p>
Students are required to achieve no less than 50% in the
November examination. Any student who fails to achieve a minimum of 50% in this examination will
NOT have the group mark incorporated in their final mark and the mark achieved in the examination
will be the only mark reflected. A fail in the November Genesis exam will result in the student
failing Genesis and he/she will not be permitted to graduate with the Diploma.
Although the Genesis project is a group project, candidates
will be evaluated individually as well. <o:p></o:p>
The evaluation of the Genesis Project is continuous and is
derived from the principles of action learning.
Coursework 60% <o:p></o:p>
Mid-year examination 10% <o:p></o:p>
Final examination 30%
Last updated : 01 Jul 2014