This course enables learners to form a general understanding of entrepreneurship and it lays a good foundation for students to develop further skills and more specific knowledge in related areas. Entrepreneurship is more than merely writing up a business plan. Thus, the course through practical pedagogical approaches to teaching, seeks to encourage entrepreneurial thinking and the integration of course readings, real life cases/ examples and the collective experience of students. Students will study entrepreneurship theoretical frameworks that help to conceptualize and develop new enterprise, supplemented by the practical application through active participation in a highly interactive class and group discussions, including class projects and case studies.
This course is part of:
- Graduate Certificate in Technopreneurship and Innovation
- FlexiMasters in Technopreneurship and Innovation
1. Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Gartner, W. B. 1989. "Who Is an Entrepreneur?" Is the Wrong Question. Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice, 13(4): 47-68.
2. Overview of the Entrepreneurial Process & Related EcosystemParayil, G. 2005. From "Silicon Island" to "Biopolis of Asia": Innovation policy and shifting competitive strategy in Singapore. California Management Review, 47(2): 50-73. Porter, M. E. (2008). The Five Competitive Forces that Shape Strategy. Harvard Business Review, 86(1), 78-93.
3. Creativity, Innovation and Opportunity Recognition
5. The Business Plan
Sahlman, W. A. 1997. How to Write a Great Business Plan. Harvard Business Review, 75(4): 98-108
6. The Business Plan Part 2: Marketing & Operations
7. The Business Plan Part 3: Finance & Packaging
8. The Business Plan Part 4: Advocacy & Critique
Standard Course Fee: S$3852.00
|Course fee payable after SSG funding, if eligible under various schemes|
|Cat-A SSG Funded Courses||S$1155.60|
|Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)||S$435.60|
|Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES)||S$435.60|
- All fees stated are inclusive of 7% GST.
- NTU/NIE alumni may utilise their $1,600 Alumni Course Credits. Click here for more information.
|COURSE TITLE||ACADEMIC UNIT|
|CET901 Entrepreneurial Marketing||2|
|CET902 Venture Capital Financing for Start-ups||2|
|CET903 Business Operations for Start-ups||2|
|CET904 Developing an Entrepreneurial Business Plan||1|
|CET905 Business Innovations through New Technologies||2|
|CET906 Entrepreneurial Business Development||1|
|CET907 Fundraising and Exit Strategies for Start-ups||1|
|CET908 Growth Strategies for New Ventures||1|
|CET909 Technology Disruption and opportunities||1|
Listed courses are:
- Credit-bearing and stackable to Graduate Certificate in Technopreneurship and Innovation (total 9AUs), FlexiMasters in Technopreneurship and Innovation (total 15AUs).
- SkillsFuture Credit approved.