OBS ENTREPRENEURSHIP MINOR

Learning goals

Upon completion of the entrepreneurship minor, the students form their own entrepreneurial experience in the context of responsible business:

  • students understand entrepreneurship as a broad phenomenon and are able to apply entrepreneurial knowledge and skills in practice;
  • students act responsibly and ethically in their roles as entrepreneurs.

Responsible person

University lecturer Anne Keränen, Dr. Econ.

Structure

Courses

724811P Entrepreneuring for tomorrow

ECTS credits: 5

Language of instruction: English

Timing: Period A, B

Learning outcomes: Students understand that entrepreneurial behavior can take place within many contexts (new ventures, associations, government agencies, and existing businesses); students are able to recognize business opportunities and social problems

Persons responsible: Anne Keränen

Other information: The number of students is limited.

724812P  Building change through entrepreneurship

ECTS credits: 5

Language of instruction: English

Timing: Period B, C

Learning outcomes: Students understand the process of entrepreneuring and are able to develop viable solutions for the social problems or conceptually develop a business opportunity

Pre-requisites and co-requisites: Entrepreneuring for tomorrow course

Persons responsible: Anne Keränen

Other information: The number of students is limited.

724813P Entrepreneurship in action

ECTS credits: 5

Language of instruction: English

Timing: Period C, D

Learning outcomes: Students are able to realize a business opportunity /social problem solution in practice

Pre-requisites and co-requisites: Entrepreneuring for tomorrow and Building change through entrepreneurship courses

Persons responsible: Johanna Bluemink

Other information: The number of students is limited.

724814P  Introduction to business development

ECTS credits: 5

Language of instruction: English

Timing: Period A, B

Learning outcomes: Students are familiar with basic entrepreneurship concepts and theories and are able to apply them in practice

Persons responsible: Matti Muhos

Other information: The number of students is limited.

724815P  Entrepreneurial assignment

ECTS credits: 5

Language of instruction: English

Timing: Period A, B, C, D

Learning outcomes: Students deepen their knowledge in selected entrepreneurship aspects

Persons responsible: Irina Atkova

910003S Building Business through Creativity and Collaboration

ECTS: 5

Language of instruction: English

Timing: Period A, B

Learning outcomes: Upon completion of the course, the student will be familiarized with concepts of learning, collaboration, creativity and emotions. The student will explore entrepreneurship from the perspective of artistic process, experience and learn the process of artistic creation in teams, experience and analyze emotions, such as uncertainty, frustration, enthusiasm and joy alone and in teams. The students will produce a piece of art as an outcome of the course workshops, and organize and host an art exhibition together.

Person responsible: Johanna Bluemink

Other information: The number of students is restricted.

More information

Oulu Business School minor studies

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