Students

Minor Entrepreneurship

2018-2019

This minor provides fundamental knowledge about what it takes to transform creative ideas into successful business ventures. Specifically, the minor will allow you to better appreciate different forms of entrepreneurship across different contexts, understand the unique challenges faced by entrepreneurs, and find creative solutions for overcoming these challenges. This knowledge is extremely valuable for any student, because career success increasingly requires that you are proactive, promote change, and pursue new entrepreneurial initiatives that create economic and/or social value. So, if you are thinking about becoming an entrepreneur, this is definitely the minor for you. But also if you do not have plans to go in that direction, this minor is worthwhile because knowledge of entrepreneurship is critical to anyone who interacts in significant ways with entrepreneurs including managers in large established firms, consultants, bankers, and government policy makers.

Info

Language English
Credits 30 EC
Start date 01-09-2018
Faculty
Minor Entrepreneurship
Description
In SBE’s minor in entrepreneurship, students not only study
entrepreneurs but also become entrepreneurs. This minor is an exciting
set of carefully selected courses that are designed to offer students
fundamental knowledge about entrepreneurship in different contexts and
enhance their entrepreneurial skill sets. The knowledge students gain
from this minor is extremely valuable in today’s labor markets, because
career success increasingly depends on students’ capacity to be
proactive, promote change, and pursue new entrepreneurial initiatives
that create economic and/or social value. Specifically, completing the
minor will allow students to better appreciate the different forms of
entrepreneurship across various contexts, understand the distinct
challenges faced by entrepreneurs, and find creative solutions for
overcoming these challenges. Indeed, both startup and corporate
entrepreneurs often struggle to launch and grow new business ventures
such that knowledge about how to successfully develop new
entrepreneurial initiatives is essential to any student. So if you are
thinking about becoming an entrepreneur, this is definitely the minor
for you. But also if you do not have plans to go in that direction, this
minor is worthwhile because knowledge of entrepreneurship is critical to
anyone who interacts in significant ways with entrepreneurs including
managers in large established firms, consultants, bankers, and
government policy makers.

This minor contains 5 compulsory courses. Instead of the courses Filming
Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation you may choose to do an
internship. Note that the internship has to be approved by the minor
coordinator in advance.
Course Name Period Credits Code
Foundations and Forms of Entrepreneurship P1 6EC E_BK3_FFE
Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation P1 6EC E_BK3_SMTI
Enterprising Behavior P2 6EC E_BK3_ENTBEH
Filming Entrepreneurship P2 6EC E_BK3_FE
Internship Minor Entrepreneurship P2+3 12EC E_BK3_IMENT
New Venture Creation P3 6EC E_BK3_NVC