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YR223804 YRS6 Multidisciplinary framework for entrepreneurship 6 ECTS
Organised by
Entrepreneurship
Person in charge
Satu Aaltonen and Sanna Suomalainen
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2014–2015 X
2015–2016 X

Learning outcomes

The main objective of this course is to develop a robust understanding of entrepreneurship as a multidisciplinary research field. After attending this course the student understands the theoretical framework of entrepreneurship research from psychological, sociological, and economical perspectives. The course will deepen the understanding of the effects of and motives for acting entrepreneurially on individual, organisational and societal level. The student will also practice research, project management and presentation skills during this course.

Contents

The course comprises of weekly seminar sessions. The students are expected to prepare for class by reading selected articles. In weekly seminar sessions articles will be discussed. The students are expected to write a learning diary based on selected readings and seminar sessions.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Seminar 14 h 0 h

14 hours of seminar work. Active participation is required.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Seminar
  • In English
Exercise(s)
  • In English
Study journal / learning diary
  • In English
Participation in classroom work
  • In English

1. Active participation weights 30% in a final mark.
2. Learning diary weights 30% in a final mark.The students are expected to write a learning diary based on selected readings, own reflection and questions provided by the teachers.
3. Mini-tests weight 40% in a final mark.

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

4th-5th year

Study materials

Selected readings is to be specified in the beginning of the course.

Further information

Attendance is restricted to 20 students. In case of excess demand, TSE students majoring in Entrepreneurship have priority over others. The course will be organised if a minimum of six students will register.

Belongs to following study modules

Turku School of Economics
Turku School of Economics
Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Optional studies (Entrepreneurship)
Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
2015–2016
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Management and Organisation
Entrepreneurship
Information Systems Science