|CLASS CODE:||B 283||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||BUSINESS & COMMUNICATION|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||This course offers an introductory level overview of the major elements of entrepreneurship and small business management. This course is especially good for students who plan to launch a business while going to school or plan to have their own business in the future.|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||An overview of the basic skills of entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial opportunities, writing new venture business plan, small business marketing, and managing small business operations|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||Evaluate personal attrtibutes and skills associated with entrepreneurs.
Learn the basic elements of a business plan.
Interview entrepreneurs and franchisors.
Understand the basics of entrepreneur marketing.
Understand the management and human resource side of small business.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Presentations, essay exam, self-assesments, written business plans.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2001|