Course Code :


Title :

Business Simulation

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This course module is designed to enable students to start and implement a new business by utilizing the knowledge gained throughout the degree program
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By the end of this course unit students should be able to:
  • Identify how to collect capital for a new business
  • Explain the difficulties arising when doing a business
  • Identify the skills that they need to develop

Course Content : Start and implement a business

Method of Teaching & Learning:

Lectures, workshops and presentations to monitor the performances of each team

Scheme of Evaluation:

Assignments, presentations, case studies and individual reports and end semester examination.

The weights given to each component of the evaluation method is announced at the commencement of the module

Recommended Readings: Kuratko, D.F. and Hodgetts, R.M. (2004), Entrepreneurship: Theory, Process and Practice. 6th ed. Thomson, South-Western.

Barringer B. R. and Ireland R. D. (2008). Entrepreneurship: Successfully Launching New Ventures. 2nd ed. Prentice Hall.

Zimmerer and Scarborough. (2008). Essentials of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management. 5th ed. Prentice Hall.

Mullins. (2006). The new business road test: What entrepreneurs and executives should do before writing a business plan. 2nd ed. FT Press.