Entrepreneurship is designed for high school students that are interested in majoring in business or starting a business of their own. This course will discuss the fundamentals of starting a business and the characteristics needed to be a successful entrepreneur. Students will discuss the pros and cons of entrepreneurship and will have an opportunity to write a business plan. They are presented with real life scenarios and receive strategies from professionals in the industry.
Learning Objectives – The student will:
1.1 Analyze and explain the meaning of entrepreneurship
1.2 Recognize and examine factors that influence entrepreneurs
1.3 Understand the characteristics of this career option
1.4 Discuss how to start and market a business
1.5 Explain the relationship of an entrepreneur to the world