Entrepreneurial Classes

Courses Available

Interested in adding a minor in Entrepreneurship? Check out the requirements here

Spring 2023:

ENTR 200: Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice

COURSE DESCRIPTION:   This course provides an introduction to theoretical and experiential issues in entrepreneurship including the language of entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, lean startups, entrepreneurship, and learning from both successful and unsuccessful ventures. Readings, lectures, and live case discussions with entrepreneurs will be used to explore these and related issues.  

 

HONS 205: Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice

COURSE DESCRIPTION:   This course provides an introduction to theoretical and experiential issues in entrepreneurship including the language of entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, lean startups, entrepreneurship, and learning from both successful and unsuccessful ventures. Readings, lectures, and live case discussions with entrepreneurs will be used to explore these and related issues.  

 

ENTR 260: Design Thinking

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course covers commonly used means of funding new ventures including credit cards, short- and long-term debt instruments, and receivables financing. Also covered are the two most common forms of equity investment: angel capital and venture capital. The course uses a combination of lectures, case studies, and expert guest presentations.

 

ENTR 320: New Venture Modeling (Impact X)

COURSE DESCRIPTION:  This course describes entrepreneurship as a process of economic or social value creation, rather than the single event of opening a business. Reflecting recent research, the course focuses on opportunity recognition, assembly of the financial and human resources needed to develop the idea, and launching the new venture.

HONS 390 : New Venture Modeling (Impact X)

COURSE DESCRIPTION:  This course describes entrepreneurship as a process of economic or social value creation, rather than the single event of opening a business. Reflecting recent research, the course focuses on opportunity recognition, assembly of the financial and human resources needed to develop the idea, and launching the new venture.

 


ENTR 406: Social Entrepreneurship

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course explores issues in social entrepreneurship such as ways social challenges can be addressed by both for-profit and non-profit social enterprises and ways outcomes can be measured to satisfy multiple stakeholders. Readings, lectures, projects and case discussions will be used to explore these and related issues.