Understanding entrepreneurship in a Global Context module (BU52041)

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Students will learn where the terms entrepreneur and entrepreneurship have come from, and how the power of entrepreneurial behaviour can be directed at a range of economic, social and behavioural problems and opportunities.

  • Provide knowledge and understanding of what comprises entrepreneurship.
  • Present various models of entrepreneurship and enterprise activity.
  • Provide understanding of the contribution of the small business sector and entrepreneurial ventures to the economy and for society.
  • Develop an understanding of who entrepreneurs are and what they do.
  • Develop an appreciation of ethical issues (roles and responsibilities) associated with business enterprise.