[ 986CAINMS4S20 ] SE MS4: Entrepreneurial skills

Es ist eine neuere Version 2022W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Leading Innovative Organizations 2022W vorhanden.
Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Matthias Fink 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites KS BC1: Induction-team development UND KS BC2: Foundations of management UND KS BC3: Foundational readings and academic writing
Original study plan Master's programme Leading Innovative Organizations 2021W
Objectives The aim of the course “Entrepreneurial skills” is the reflection of experiences and theories in the field of entrepreneurship in order to strengthen their own entrepreneurial skills.

Students will be able to identify different entrepreneurship challenges and reflect upon their interplay with the social, technical and regional embeddedness.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will possess advanced knowledge about different state-of-the-art entrepreneurship concepts and develop their own identity as a leader for business venturing within established or new organizations.

Subject In specific the course addresses the following topics:

  • The meaning of entrepreneurship based on contemporary management theories
  • The approaches to explain antecedents, contingencies and effects of entrepreneurship
  • The role of entrepreneurship within economies and societies on the regional, national and global level
  • Becoming an entrepreneurial leader – Developing an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Reflecting on entrepreneurship challenges
Criteria for evaluation Presentation (30%); Participation during the course (20%); Reflection paper (50%)
Methods Self study, case studies, text discussions, group work
Language English or German
Changing subject? No
Further information Alternativangebot in deutscher Sprache möglich
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 20
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority