London, United Kingdom

Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice

when 25 July 2022 - 12 August 2022
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 7.5 EC
fee GBP 2230

This module covers: the new business lifecycle (selecting and testing a moneymaking idea, preparing a business plan, raising finance, the Exit), aspects of new business operation (registering a company, setting up your office, understanding financial statements), and exploiting new eCommerce tools and techniques (doing business electronically, company web sites, online business software and services). Invention and innovation – finding and qualifying new opportunities. Business Model Generation.

Course leader

Fiona Reid

Target group

This is a level one module (equivalent to first year undergraduate). No prior subject knowledge is required for this module, but students are expected to have a keen interest in entrepreneurship and the creation of new business ventures.

Course aim

By the end of this module, students will:

Have gained first-hand experience of the selection and deployment of tools, techniques and theories for the identification, validation and structuring of a new business venture;

Understand strategies to confirm customer needs and test market demand;

Be able to define and test critical business model uncertainties;

Understand key principles that underpin financial forecasting.

Credits info

7.5 EC
7.5 ECTS / 4 US / 15 UCL

Fee info

GBP 2230: Students joining us for six weeks (two modules) will receive a tuition fee discount.

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