Sep 20, 2020  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog Archived Catalog

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ETR 1010 - Entrepreneurship and Society


(3) Credit Hours

This course explores the role of entrepreneurship in society as an engine of economic, social, and cultural development. Topics covered include: the entrepreneurial mindset; historical perspectives on entrepreneurship; sociological and psychological characteristics of the entrepreneur; the role of the entrepreneur in the economy; the nature of opportunity, uncertainty, and innovation; and the basic economics of founding for-profit and nonprofit organizations. The student is exposed to entrepreneurship as a tool for creating traditional and social ventures in the arts, sciences, business, and education. Fall and spring semesters. Differential course fee will be assessed. 



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