Course ObjectiveL1. The student is able to analyse an EB-related practical case, and
provide a theoretically sound advice. (Academic and Research Skills)
L2. Students gain a basic understanding of concepts in Entrepreneurial
Behaviour, and are able to analyse, compare, and apply these concepts.
(Bridging theory and practice)
L3. The student is able to apply EB concepts to a practical
enterprising-related problem. (Bridging theory and Practice)
L4. The student is able to work in a small team, and is able to orally
present a case assignment that encompasses a theoretical analysis and
practical advice based on an EB-related problem. (Social Skills)
L5. The student further develops his/her communication skills in writing
by actively improving English writing skills. (Broadening your Horizon)
L6. The student is able to critically reflect on his/her individual and
team performance during the course, and he/she is able to use EB
concepts in order to illustrate reflection with theoretical arguments.
Course ContentThis course takes an Opportunity-centred approach to enterprising
behaviour (OCE). This distinctive approach to learning focuses students
on the human behaviours used in thinking, learning, decision-making,
working and managing in enterprising ways. Students will learn about
and experience thinking and acting as enterprising individuals using
real-world learning cases, through which they can develop the skills and
confidence to recognize, create and act effectively on opportunities.
These competencies are the basic building blocks for a future
Teaching MethodsThe format of instruction is lectures and tutorials.
Method of AssessmentAssessment is based upon individual and group assignments.
LiteratureRae, D. (2014). Opportunity-Centred Entrepreneurship
(Second edition). Palgrave Macmillan.
Additional InformationHet vak wordt in het Engels gegeven.
|Language of Tuition||English|
|Faculty||School of Business and Economics|
|Course Coordinator||dr. N.A. Thompson|
|Examiner||dr. N.A. Thompson|
dr. N.A. Thompson
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|Teaching Methods||Lecture, Study Group|
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