Course Code: ENTR500 Course ID: 4716 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate
There are two types of entrepreneurs - those that have a myriad of ideas and those that can't think of one idea. This course will help the student identify opportunities for a new business venture by either deciding on one idea they have or helping to create ideas. This course will span the realm of possibilities for a new business venture and the student will leave the course with a plan for taking the idea and turning it into reality.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|08/31/20 - 01/29/21||02/01/21 - 03/28/21||Winter 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|10/26/20 - 04/02/21||04/05/21 - 05/30/21||Spring 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
|12/28/20 - 06/04/21||06/07/21 - 08/01/21||Spring 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
- Use various ways available to identify opportunities for new ventures.
- Examine the environment for problems that need to be solved.
- Generate ideas for new business ventures.
- Assess the feasibility of the new ideas.
- Develop an idea for a new business venture.
- Prepare a plan to take the idea to reality.
|Forum Introduction||5.00 %|
|Forum Directory of Techniques||5.00 %|
|Forum Assess Environment||5.00 %|
|Forum Find Opportunity||5.00 %|
|Forum Ideation||5.00 %|
|Forum Evaluate Feasibility||5.00 %|
|Forum From Idea to Completion||5.00 %|
|Forum LeanStack||5.00 %|
|Week 1 - Ideas||5.71 %|
|Week 2 - Assess the Environment||5.71 %|
|Week 3 - Find Opportunity||5.71 %|
|Week 4 - Ideation||5.71 %|
|Week 5 - Evaluate Feasibility||5.71 %|
|Week 6 - Choose and Validate an Idea||5.71 %|
|Week 7 - Testing Your Idea||5.71 %|
|Final Plan||20.00 %|
|Week 8 - Construct a Plan||20.00 %|
|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.*|
Not current for future courses.