About this Course

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Beginner Level

Approx. 9 hours to complete

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English

Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

Business PlanningFinancial TechnologyEntrepreneurshipDesign Thinking

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

Approx. 9 hours to complete

Suggested: 2-3 hours per week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
20 minutes to complete

Foundations of Entrepreneurship

2 readings
2 readings
How the course works5m
faewfawe10m
6 minutes to complete

Case studies

10 minutes to complete

Week 1 Activity

1 reading
1 reading
Week 1 resources10m
Week
2
20 minutes to complete

Week 2 Activity

2 readings
2 readings
Week 2 resources10m
Heads up: Preparing for your week 4 course assignment10m
Week
3
10 minutes to complete

week 4 - Support for Growth and Scale

1 reading
1 reading
Week 4 resoures10m

Instructor

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Co-Pierre Georg

Associate Professor
AIFMRM

About University of Cape Town

The University of Cape Town is the oldest university in South Africa and is one of the leading research universities on the African continent. UCT has over 25 000 students, of whom 30% are postgraduate students. We offer degrees in six faculties: Commerce, Engineering & the Built Environment, Health Sciences, Humanities, Law, and Science. We pride ourself on our diverse student body, which reflects the many cultures and backgrounds of the region. We welcome international students and are currently home to thousands of international students from over 100 countries. UCT has a tradition of academic excellence that is respected world-wide and is privileged to have more than 30 A-rated researchers on our staff, all of whom are recognised as world leaders in their field. Our aim is to ensure that our research contributes to the public good through sharing knowledge for the benefit of society. Past students include five Nobel Laureates – Max Theiler, Alan Cormack, Sir Aaron Klug, Ralph Bunche and, most recently, J M Coetzee....

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