BT 637 – Entrepreneurship

Course lecturer :

Dr/ Nagwa Mohamed

Course assistant :

Course objectives :

As a result of taking this course, the student will be able to : 1- Know how to start and manage a small business. 2- Describe the advanatges and disadvanatges of acquiring an exisitng business or franchisisng. 3- Examine the advantages, and disadvantages of franchising. 4- Distinguish between the different sources of funds. 5-Deine the role o the entrepreneur in business 6-Explain the cultural diversity of entrepreneurship 7-Explain how an entrepreneur can avoid becoming another failure statistic

Course description :

This course provides students with an interesting introduction to launching and owning a small business. To understand the roles, origin, purpose and scope of the small business process.

Course assessment :

Written Exams : 20 Midterm +60 Final exam Quizzes : 10 Assignments + Presentations : 5 Research project: 5

Recommended text books :

1- Norman M. Scarborough, Jeffrey R. Cornwall, (2014) Entrepreneurship and Effective Small Business Management,. 11 edition; Pearson. 2- Norman M. Scarborough, Jeffrey R. Cornwall , (2016) Essentials of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management,. 8th Edition ;Pearson . 3-“STARTING MY OWN SMAL BUSINESS” – A training module on entrepreneurship for students of technical and vocational education and training Facilitator’s guide UNESCO(2006).

Recommended refrences :

1- Norman M. Scarborough, Jeffrey R. Cornwall, (2014) Entrepreneurship and Effective Small Business Management,. 11 edition; Pearson. 2- Norman M. Scarborough, Jeffrey R. Cornwall , (2016) Essentials of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management,. 8th Edition ;Pearson