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Contemporary Topics on Entrepreneurship

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This course module is designed to provide an overall knowledge on emerging fields and issues pertaining to the discipline of entrepreneurship.
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By the end of this course unit students should be able to:
  • Obtain insight into the contemporary topics of entrepreneurship.

Course Content : Women Entrepreneurship, Ethnic/Immigrant Entrepreneurship, International Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship, Nascent Entrepreneurship, Ethics for Entrepreneurs, Entrepreneurial Stress

Method of Teaching & Learning:

Lectures, Case studies & Seminars.

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. (2012). Entrepreneurship: Successfully Launching New Ventures. 4th ed. Prentice Hall.

Wickham. (2006). Strategic Entrepreneurship. 4th ed. Prentice Hall.

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

Hisrich, R., Peters, M., & Shepherd, D. (2006). Entrepreneurship. 6th ed. McGraw Hill.