Checking date: 14/03/2024

Course: 2024/2025

Business entrepreneurship
Bachelor in Employment and Labour Relations (Study Plan 2018) (Plan: 401 - Estudio: 207)

Coordinating teacher: SANCHEZ BUENO, MARIA JOSE

Department assigned to the subject: Business Administration Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Essentials of business.
Knowledge-based competences: - Know the main theoretical and empirical tools to create, develop and implement a business project. - Learn key aspects of different decision areas (HR, marketing, finance, etc.) applicable to new ventures. Skills: - Ability to identify business ideas. - Ability to manage with ease various information sources. - Ability to design, plan and start a business project. - Ability to develop management skills, negotiation skills and leadership spirit.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Entrepreneurship. The role of the entrepreneur 2. Business ideas. Identification and evaluation 3. Business plan. Strategic plan. 4. Business plan. Marketing plan. 5. Business plan. Operations and RH plan. 6. Business plan. Financial plan.
Learning activities and methodology
The learning activities to be developed are aimed at stimulating and training students in the field of entrepreneurship. To achieve this goal the following resources teaching are proposed: - Lectures: clear and systematic explanations of the contents of the different aspects of entrepreneurship. - Practical case studies, exercises and applications of different stages of the business plan, where the students take an active role. - Development of a business plan, in which students reflect their business idea, viability and implementation of the business project. For the office hours¿ timetable, the regulation will be following.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Extraordinary call: regulations
Basic Bibliography
  • Barringer, B. R.. Preparing effective business plans. Pearson. 2021
Additional Bibliography
  • Scarborough, N. M.; Cornwall, J. R. Essentials of entrepreneurship and small business management (9th edition). Pearson. 2020

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