Courses Master Display 2014-2015

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Course title Entrepreneurial Theory and Research
Course code EBC4094
ECTS credits 5,0
Assessment None
Period Start End Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
1 1-9-2014 24-10-2014 X/E X/E
Level Advanced
Coordinator Anita van Gils
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Language of instruction English
The goal of this course is to introduce students to the academic literature on entrepreneurship and small business management. Besides, it aims to enhance their entrepreneurial opportunity recognition competences.
This course gives a general introduction of scientific research in the areas of entrepreneurship and small business management. The course discusses entrepreneurial opportunity recognition, organisational and strategic issues, academic and social entrepreneurship, high-tech venturing and international entrepreneurship.

Entrepreneurial practice is discussed by having guest lectures and by analyzing case studies on entrepreneurial ventures and SMEs.

The course stimulates students to connect academic thinking and academic literature with being an entrepreneur / small business owner themselves. The course focuses on background articles from the main entrepreneurship and small business journals.
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Teaching methods (indicative; course manual is definitive) PBL / Presentation / Lecture / Assignment / Groupwork
Assessment methods (indicative; course manual is definitive) Participation / Written Exam
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This course belongs to the following programmes / specialisations
Master International Business Track Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurship