Information

Time:

Evenings 6-8 pm

Orientation:

August 15, 6 pm

Days:

Mon & Wed

Starting August 22

Duration:

8 weeks

 

Block:

Sept Oct

 

 

Course Syllabus

 

Year

2016-17

Course

BUSPT101 Introduction to Entrepreneurship

 

Course Description

This is an introductory course in the basics of understanding business and business principles and practices. Major topic areas include business trends, business ownership, business management, management of human resources, marketing, decision-making, information technology, and managing financial resources. Included in these topical areas, you will learn what it means to own your own business, act responsibly and ethically, manage and lead “human resources,” market your product(s)/service(s), use information technology, and manage finances.  Hours: 3

Outcomes

The successful student will:

  1. Develop a basic frame of understanding of the concepts, language, and skills related to business
  2. Respect and appreciate ethical behavior in business
  3. Explain what is involved in starting, owning, and managing your own business
  4. Learn and grow through problem-solving case study activities related to real world business situations