New Ventures & Entrepreneurship

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2018/19
Vakcode EBM838A05
Vaknaam New Ventures & Entrepreneurship
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam New Ventures & Entrepreneurship
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Review relevant academic literature on entrepreneurship and assess research gaps;
2. Apply these insights on entrepreneurship in real business contexts;
3. Appraise new venture creation topics such as entrepreneurial opportunity discovery / creation, evaluation and exploitation, and relevant advanced theories of entrepreneurship.
Omschrijving This course is one of the obligatory courses of the SB&E track within the MSc BA and introduces the students to the specific challenges and issues that entrepreneurs face when starting a new business. The course provides insights into the basic skills required to start a new venture from a theoretical, scientific point of view. The following topics are dealt with: the nature of entrepreneurial opportunities and how they come in existence, selecting promising ideas and formulating a business model, understanding and developing networks of stakeholders, entrepreneurial finance, growth and, finally, corporate entrepreneurship.
Uren per week 3
Onderwijsvorm gecombineerde hoor-/werkcolleges
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), presentatie(s), schriftelijk tentamen met open vragen
(Schriftelijk tentamen, (groeps-)opdrachten)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. M. Wyrwich
Docent(en) prof. dr. A.J. Groen ,dr. M. Wyrwich
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
The compulsory reading consists of a number of academic articles that can be downloaded from the electronic library.
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Entreevoorwaarden Students have to meet the general master requirements to enroll for this course. This course is not open for students from other MSc programmes than MSc BA SB&E.
Opmerkingen Secretary: room 5411-0434, phone +31(0)5036 33453, email: m.berghuis@rug.nl
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
MSc BA - Small Business & Entrepreneurship/SB&E  (basisprogramma SB&E) 1 semester II a verplicht