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MMB8038 : Bioscience Research Development and Enterprise

Semesters
Semester 1 Credit Value: 20
ECTS Credits: 10.0

Aims

This module aims to introduce research students to the many considerations that need to be made when commercialising research findings. Students will use real life case studies as the basis to investigate how research can be turned into a business. External expertise will offer students an insight into business development beyond the initial stages.

Outline Of Syllabus

•       The life cycle of a business and planning an exit strategy
•       Case Studies of commercialisation of research
•       Intellectual property rights
•       Business planning, accounting and finance
•       Marketing
•       Industry standards
•       Considerations for expansion
•       Project management
•       Team working

Teaching Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Assessment Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

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