The Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies discovery modules (delivered as part of the University’s Enterprise & Innovation discovery themeare designed to help you to enhance many of the non-subject specific, transferrable skills that top employers are seeking in graduates. For example: Organisation & Planning – Adaptability – Team working – Leadership – Communication skills – Networking – Creative thinking – Negotiation – Innovative ideas – Enterprise skills.

To see how the Enterprise & Innovation modules can link together, download a module map here.

Discovery modules 2019/20

Startup and Entrepreneurship

Enterprise and Innovation Management in Organisations

Social Enterprise and Social Innovation

All modules are 10 credits unless stated otherwise

The Leeds for Life website gives you some examples of which skills can be developed through the Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies modules and other activities.

At a time when competition for jobs is intense, developing such skills is one way to gain an advantage in the employment market. Think about your existing skills, strengths and weaknesses, and then select a module that will not only complement your existing skills portfolio, but will also set you an interesting and enjoyable challenge.

“The essence of the entrepreneur is enterprise but enterprise is not restricted to entrepreneurs” (Johnson, 1988)