[ 973GMCEENTK22 ] KS Entrepreneurship

Es ist eine neuere Version 2023W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Business Informatics 2023W vorhanden.
Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
6 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Elisabeth Berger 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites Zulassung zum Masterstudium
Original study plan Master's programme Management 2022W
Objectives This course aims to:

  • Introduce students to the theory and practice of entrepreneurship.
  • Equip students with a sound understanding of the entrepreneurial process and relevant skills for entrepreneurship.
  • Provide students with a rigorous foundation and tools for analysing different approaches to and different types of entrepreneurship.
  • Enable students to reflect on the potential of the range of entrepreneurial outcomes and how this contributes to the management of organizations, as well as society.

Learning outcomes:

On successful completion of this course, the students will be able to:

  • LO1: Demonstrate fundamental comprehension of the entrepreneurial process.
  • LO2: Apply theoretical knowledge to entrepreneurship cases.
  • LO3: Determine relevant resources and interdisciplinary knowledge and skills to develop the solution to a problem.
  • LO4: Demonstrate the ability to analyse a problem and develop a concise and innovative entrepreneurial solution.
  • The entrepreneur, entrepreneurial opportunity, entrepreneurial process
  • Different forms of capital in entrepreneurial ventures
  • Entrepreneurial failure and exit
  • Social and sustainable entrepreneurship
Criteria for evaluation
  • Individual exam consisting of multiple choice and open questions (50%)
  • Individual written reflection on learning (10%)
  • Final pitches in groups (40%)
Methods The learning and teaching strategy is designed to develop knowledge and understanding in both theoretical and practical perspectives. In addition to self-directed learning, the teaching and learning methods include formal lecture, guest speakers and tutorials, use of case studies and seminar exercises.
Study material Literature will consist of recent research articles as well as case studies that will be made available. A list of textbooks on Entrepreneurship is suggested for additional reading/basic concepts.

(The relevant materials can be retrieved from Moodle and/or will be announced in class.)

Changing subject? No
Further information none
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 200
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority