Developing a Successful Business

Course Code Offering Department(s) Units & Hours
GDBU1056 MGNT (3,3,0)
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What is the course about?

The idea of starting and being an entrepreneur has been very appealing to many people including students. GDBU1056 will introduce the many aspects required to create a successful new venture. This course will address many issues involved in starting a new venture from identifying business opportunities and formulation of a viable business plan to implementation of the business plan.

The course covers various stages of a starting-up a company from the points of view of inventors including issues of planning, dealing with legal and tax issues, financial opportunities at different stages, and sources of technical assistance. The course also examines creativity in start-ups and creative gap analysis.


Notes for all GE courses

  • You can take a maximum of 6 additional units of GE courses from any categories as electives.