Fall 2024: European, African, and Asian Adventure

MGT 340 Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship

Overview of Course

This survey course in entrepreneurship will guide students and prepare them to become entrepreneurs - whether the setting is entrepreneurial activity within an existing firm, social entrepreneurship, or new venture creation. The course begins at a macro level exploring the impact of entrepreneurship on the economy and progresses to the micro level exploring the individual entrepreneur, and new venture creation. This course will assist students in developing the mindset, skills, and tools necessary to create change, improve the world, and make a difference in your life as well as the lives of those around you. Students will gain a deeper understanding of the characteristics and challenges of adapting business models to different entrepreneurial environments. Through a combination of readings, interactive exercises, field work, projects and exams, students upon completing this course will understand the importance of entrepreneurs thinking globally.