Business and Economics

Product Details

Foundations of Entrepreneurship (BUS-350)
Various: distance learning format

Varies (self-study; self-paced)

April 2019 - Present.

Subject Area:
Business and Economics

Number of Credits:

Learner Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: describe various important business issues as they relate to new ventures; identify and appreciate the knowledge, attitudes, and skills of an entrepreneur; prepare a coherent business plan; explain the essential steps necessary to create and operate a small business enterprise; and describe the fundamental financial requirements and competencies for small business startups.

This course provides students with a basic understanding of how an entrepreneur assumes all the risks and rewards of a venture. Entrepreneurs who prove to be successful in taking on the risks of a startup are rewarded with profits, fame, and continued growth opportunities. Instructional methods include: Study guide, required readings, and a final exam.

Credit Recommendation:
In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Entrepreneurship, Business Management, Marketing, Management, or Economics (4/19).