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Entrepreneurship

Class Info

Course Description: Entrepreneurship, the act of creating a new business, is undertaken by millions of individuals each year. By meeting the wants and needs of consumers, entrepreneurs turn their ideas into goods and services and, at the same time, build rewarding careers for themselves. This course takes students through the entire process of owning their own business, from skills required to identify and meet a market need, to critical thinking, planning, financing, and hiring. Any student, who envisions himself/herself as an owner of a business one day, or as an active participant in the business world, will find this course an excellent resource.


GRADING

Weighted Caterories for this class will be as follows:

- 50% Assessment (projects, tests, quizzes, presentations, assignments)
- 50% Practice, Collaboration, & Participation ( assignments/homework, in-class work, partner/group work, soft skills, daily work, attendance)

CURRICULUM

The JA Company Program will be our core curriculum throughout the semester with additional materials pulled in as we go.

The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich - We will be pulling information from this book throughout the semester. 

business bunny

JA Company Program

Design Thinking

Sell Your Ideas: Patents