Course code INN271

INN271 Sustainable entrepreneurship

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Showing course contents for the educational year starting in 2017 .

Course responsible: Nils Sanne
Teachers: Elin Kubberød
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: School of Economics and Business
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
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Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in January block. This course has teaching/evaluation in January block.
Course frequency: Yearly
First time: 2017H
Course contents:
The main elements of the course: - What is a business idea and business model - The value of learning about the customer in business development - Economic analysis in a Start up - Main focus: The business plan as tool in developing a business idea (Business model, and business modelling, organisation and team, market strategy plan, profit and economic analysis)
Learning outcome:

- Understanding and learning the basic essence and tools of business development, evaluation of new products, services and markets

- Develop skills in business plan writing with its elements as basic market analysis, econmic analysis and profit, and be able to collect and analyse information and apply theoretical concepts

- Using own knowledge in a new and entrepreneurial setting

- Developing creativity and innovations skills

- Developing presentation skills

- Developing collaborative skills

Learning activities:
Lectures and workshops under supervision, assigments and independent team work on the term paper (the business model). The students are required to form interdisciplinary groups early in the semester.
Teaching support:
A supervisor for each team
Syllabus:

Startup Owners Manual: Blank & Dorf

Business Model Generation: Osterwalder

Udacity: How to build a startup (Steve Blank)

Recommended prerequisites:
Assessment:

The course is team-based and 100% of the grade comes from the team's progress and final presentation. 

25% - Team progress based on written documentation

25% - Team presentations during collections

50% - Team's latest presentation

Nominal workload:
150 hours.
Entrance requirements:
This course is open for all programstudent at NMBU except students enrolled in the masterprogram Business and Administration and masterprogram Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Students at master Business and Administration can take INN371.
Reduction of credits:
INN271, INN371, BUS272, BUS171 and BUS271: 5 ECTS
Note:
This course is open for all programstudent at NMBU except students enrolled in the masterprogram Business and Administration and masterprogram Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Students at master Business and Administration can take INN371.
Examiner:
Examination details: Continous exam: A - E / Ikke bestått