Taking the Entrepreneurship Route

This course gives aspiring young entrepreneurs a clear understanding of the path of entrepreneurship, the risks and rewards of being an entrepreneur, as well as the business start-up process.

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After completing this course, participants will be able to:

Understand the risks and rewards of taking the entrepreneurship route;
Identify the role of an entrepreneur;
Conceptualize entrepreneurship as a process;
Formulate a Business Opportunity Assessment to decide whether or not to act on an identified business idea; and
Produce a Business Model Canvas to document a company's value proposition, infrastructure, customers and finances.


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Participants who meet the course requirements will receive a Certificate of Completion issued in electronic format.


Lecture 1
Youth employment and Entrepreneurship (L108)
Case Study 1
Overview of Youth Employment (C038)
Lecture 2
Being an Entrepreneur (L109)
Case Study 2
Being an Entrepreneur (C039)
Lecture 3
The Entrepreneurship Process (L110)
Case Study 3
The Entrepreneurship Process (C040)
Entrepreneur Readiness Self-Assessment
Certificate of Achievement
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Course Language
English ‎(en)‎
Next start date
11, September 2023
Time required
4 hours of study over 2 weeks
Course fee
Free of charge
Course access
Open for public registration
Tutor Information

David Cordobés

Marie Röder

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