- Savonia University of Applied Sciences
Music and Dance, Kuopio
|Social and health care, Kuopio
Social and health care & rural Industries, Iisalmi
|Basis of Education||Competence Standards||Structure of Studies||Development of Expertise||Methods and implementation||Course Table|
|Objectives||The student forms a basic understanding of business and its role in the society: the meaning of entrepreneurship and the key characteristics of an entrepreneur. The student also understands the importance of a business plan and is familiar with its structure. The student is aware of the common business functions and their importance for business success.|
The student becomes oriented into the three alternative focus areas of specialisation during the second and third year of his/her studies.
|Content||Business and the society, business functions, entrepreneurship and business plan, forms of business. Orientation to focus areas of specialisation.|
|Requirements||Examination, assignments, group work.|
|Grading Scale||0 - 5|
|Course material||curricula 2017-2019: Mariotti, S. & Glackin, C. 2010. Entrepreneurship. 2nd edition or newer. Prentice Hall.|
curricula 2020 and later: Nickels, B., McHugh, J. & McHugh, S. 2019. Understanding Business. 12th edition. McGrawHill.
We reserve the right to make changes to the curriculum due to the need to update the content being studied.