Course code INN371

INN371 Sustainable entrepreneurship

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Showing course contents for the educational year 2018 - 2019 .

Course responsible: Nils Sanne
Teachers: Axel Fidje Zeiner
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: School of Economics and Business
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in January block. This course has teaching/evaluation in January block.
Course frequency: Annualy
First time: Study year 2017-2018
Last time: 2019V
Preferential right:
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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

Canvas

Syllabus:

Startup Owners Manual: Blank & Dorf

Business Model Generation: Osterwalder

Talking to Humans : Constable & Rimalovski

Udacity: How to build a startup (Steve Blank)

Jørgensen og Pedersen: RESTART Sustainable Business Model Innovation

Syllabus related to team reflection will be announced in Canvas.

Recommended prerequisites:
Assessment:

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

25% - Team progress based on written documentation

25% - Team presentations during collections

50% - Team's latest presentation including team reflection report

No re-sit examinations in this course. 

Nominal workload:
150 hours
Entrance requirements:
This course is only open for students at the masterprogram Business and Administration. Other programstudents at NMBU who would like a similar course, can take INN271.
Reduction of credits:
BUS271, INN271, BUS272, BUS171 and INN371: 5 ECTS
Note:
This course is only open for students at the masterprogram Business and Administration. Other programstudents at NMBU who would like a similar course, can take INN271.
Examiner:
Examination details: Continuous exam: A - E / Ikke bestått