This course introduces students to the fundamentals of entrepreneurship, business model design, and the financing of entrepreneurial ventures. This course features hands-on learning experiences through a founder speaker series, practitioner-led workshops, and entrepreneurial ecosystem visits. Students will get hands-on instruction on the use of specific tools and methodologies. Students may also participate in immersive visits to locations* in the regional entrepreneurial ecosystem including venture capital firms, startup accelerators, and startups.
*Some of the immersive experiences, including the ecosystem visits will extend beyond the class time and are not required.
**Course satisfies one of the requirements for the following concentrations:
Innovation & Design