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Course Code: ENTR311 Course ID: 4591 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course focuses on the essential framework and first steps towards the student's objective of an entrepreneurial opportunity. The first portion of the course focuses on a framework for your business plan. The remainder course topics center on business plan elements, such as competition, marketing, operations, and other issues essential to the delivery of a business plan. In this course, the student begins the process of writing a business plan, which will be used and updated throughout the program. (Prerequisites: ENTR150, ENTR215, and ENTR300)

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session
11/30/2021 - 04/29/2022 05/02/2022 - 06/26/2022 May Spring 2022 Session I 8 Week session
12/28/2021 - 06/03/2022 06/06/2022 - 07/31/2022 June Spring 2022 Session D 8 Week session
01/25/2022 - 07/01/2022 07/04/2022 - 08/28/2022 July Summer 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

  1. Construct a business plan framework for your venture.
  2. Assess your mission and vision statements.
  3. Determine the management team for your business.
  4. Conduct a competitive analysis.
  5. Analyze your market niche and customer needs.
  6. Determine an effective marketing strategy.
  7. Evaluate your business plan framework against your strategy and goals.
NameGrade %
Forums 25.00 %
Introduction 2.78 %
Week 1 2.78 %
Week 2 2.78 %
Week 3 2.78 %
Week 4 2.78 %
Week 5 2.78 %
Week 6 2.78 %
Week 7 2.78 %
Week 8 2.78 %
Assignments 35.00 %
Week 1 - Feasibility 5.83 %
Week 2 - Company Description 5.83 %
Week 3 - Target Market 5.83 %
Week 4 - The Competition 5.83 %
Week 5 - Marketing Plan 5.83 %
Week 6 - Development and Milestones 5.83 %
Final Business Plan 40.00 %
Week 7 - Final Business Plan 40.00 %
  1. Construct a business plan framework for your venture.
  2. Assess your mission and vision statements.
  3. Determine the management team for your business.
  4. Conduct a competitive analysis.
  5. Analyze your market niche and customer needs.
  6. Determine an effective marketing strategy.
  7. Evaluate your business plan framework against your strategy and goals.
Book Title:New Venture Creation: A Framework for Entrepreneurial Start-Ups - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9781137332899
Publication Info:Palgrave Macmillan Lib
Author:Burns, Paul
Unit Cost:$67.89
 
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
ISBN:ERESERVE NOTE
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.