Entrepreneurship for Engineers

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Entrepreneurship for Engineers

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Engineering Science, Entrepreneurial Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    7.5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    5
  • Overview

    Description
    To introduce students to key concepts in entrepreneurship and technological innovation Give students an understanding of the challenges involved in creating and working in a new venture. Provide students with basic skills in important aspects of business organization and management

    Learning Outcomes
    1. Assess commercial opportunities and develop appropriate business plans
    2. Analyse the commercial potential of a technological innovation
    3. Articulate and appraise the challenges of commercializing technology
    4. Experience of a pilot-scale business planning
    5. Plan for of the organizational, commercial, and financial components of a successful technology business

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.