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Small Business Start-Up

Undergraduate specialisation

Learn the fundamentals of starting and growing your own business from the ground up.

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    Small Business Start-Up Specialisation
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Course outline
Small Business Start-Up



This specialisation is ideal for enterprising people who want to start their own business and will complement most undergraduate degrees at Curtin.

You'll learn the processes of establishing a business and work with real-world small businesses to help them grow through a consultancy-based project.

In your final semester, you’ll work on a simulated consultancy project to road-test your skills.

Graduates from this specialisation tend to move into self-employment or go on to help other small businesses scale and grow.

What jobs can the Small Business Start-Up course lead to?


  • Business manager
  • Business owner
  • Business partner


  • Retail and wholesale
  • Advertising and communications
  • Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Leisure and tourism
Credit for recognised learning (CRL)

Use your experience to get credit towards your degree

Finish your course sooner with credit for your previous study or work experience.

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  • Curtin course code: SPUC-SMBUS
  • Last updated on: 20 July 2024

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