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ENTR300 - Foundations of Entrepreneurship

Course Details

Course Code: ENTR300 Course ID: 4568 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course studies the foundations of entrepreneurship through the context of innovation, entrepreneurial processes and concepts, and ethical decision-making. By studying how different decisions result in different outcomes and by understanding the unique strategic requirements of a venture, this course investigates entrepreneurship and the creation of new ventures. Students learn the basic theories used to explain and understand entrepreneurial activity, which prepare them to plan a new business opportunity.





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
05/27/19 - 11/01/19 11/04/19 - 12/29/19 Fall 2019 Session I 8 Week session
06/24/19 - 11/29/19 12/02/19 - 01/26/20 Fall 2019 Session D 8 Week session
07/29/19 - 01/03/20 01/06/20 - 03/01/20 Winter 2020 Session B 8 Week session
08/26/19 - 01/31/20 02/03/20 - 03/29/20 Winter 2020 Session I 8 Week session
09/30/19 - 02/28/20 03/02/20 - 04/26/20 Winter 2020 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

CO1. Evaluate entrepreneurship in the context of innovation.

CO2. Distinguish between the different entrepreneurial process and concepts.

CO3. Evaluate implications of ethical decision-making for the entrepreneur.

CO4. Calculate your resource requirements for business strategy.

CO5. Analyze the different types of capital and funding.

CO6. Apply a valuation method to determine the value of your venture.

CO7. Determine key information for a business plan.

NameGrade %
Forums 30.00 %
Forum - Introduction 3.33 %
Forum 1 - Conceptual Self-Assessment 3.33 %
Forum 2 - Ethical Teams 3.33 %
Forum 3 - Problem Solving 3.33 %
Forum 4 - Gap Analysis 3.33 %
Forum 5 - Creative Types 3.33 %
Forum 6 - Elements of Innovation 3.33 %
Forum 7 - Technology 3.33 %
Forum 8 - Key Predictors and Signals 3.33 %
Assignments 40.00 %
Assignment 1 - Personal Entrepreneurial Competencies 8.00 %
Assignment 3 â?? Problem Solving Concepts 8.00 %
Assignment 4 â?? Build Your Brain Trust 8.00 %
Assignment 5 â?? Divergent Thinking 8.00 %
Assignment 6 â?? Innovation Theory 8.00 %
Summative Project 30.00 %
Assignment 8 â?? Summative Project 30.00 %
Book Title:Innovation and Entrepreneurship: A Competency Framework, 1st ed. - e-book available in the APUS Online Library. Link also provided in the classroom Lessons section.
ISBN:9780415742528
Publication Info:Routledge
Author:Matthews, Charles
Unit Cost:$155.29

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.