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Course rules and resolutions - Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Enterprise


Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Enterprise

These resolutions must be read in conjunction with applicable University By-laws, Rules and policies including (but not limited to) the University of Sydney (Coursework) Rule 2014 (the 'Coursework Rule'), the Coursework Policy 2014, the Resolutions of the Faculty, the University of Sydney (Student Appeals against Academic Decisions) Rule 2006 (as amended) and the Academic Board policies on Academic Dishonesty and Plagiarism. Up to date versions of all such documents are available from the Policy Register:

Course resolutions

1 Course codes


Course title


Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Enterprise


2 Attendance pattern

The attendance pattern for this course is full time or part time according to candidate choice.

3 Admission to candidature

Available places will be offered to qualified applicants ranked on merit in accordance with the following criteria:
a bachelor's degree, graduate diploma, graduate certificate or equivalent at an institution approved by the Business School and graded at a standard acceptable to the Business School; and/or where applicable:
relevant work experience requirements as determined by the Business School;
satisfaction of the English language requirements; and
any other minimum standards specified by the Business School.

4 Requirements for award

The units of study that may be taken for the course are set out in the Table of postgraduate units of study: Innovation and Enterprise.
To qualify for the award of the Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Enterprise a candidate must complete 24 credit points, comprising:
12 credit points of core units of study; and
12 credit points of elective units of study.

5 Transitional provisions

These resolutions apply to students who commenced their candidature after 1 January, 2011 and students who commenced their candidature prior to 1 January, 2011 who elect to proceed under these resolutions.
Candidates who commenced prior to 1 January, 2011 may complete the requirements in accordance with the resolutions in force at the time of their commencement, provided that requirements are completed by 1 January, 2016. The Business School may specify a later date for completion or specify alternative requirements for completion of candidatures that extend beyond this time.