University of Pennsylvania
English for Business and Entrepreneurship
University of Pennsylvania

English for Business and Entrepreneurship

Taught in English

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Amy Nichols
James Riedel

Instructors: Amy Nichols

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Beginner level
No prior experience required
31 hours to complete
3 weeks at 10 hours a week
Flexible schedule
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There are 5 modules in this course

In this unit, we will introduce course goals and logistics, then discuss basic concepts and vocabulary related to entrepreneurship.

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24 videos14 readings14 quizzes1 discussion prompt

This unit will cover how to do market research to determine whether a new product presents an opportunity in a market. We will focus on surveys and questions.

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20 videos11 readings9 quizzes1 peer review

This first part of Unit 3 will review the importance of writing a business plan and will focus on the first two sections: operations and marketing.

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10 videos8 readings6 quizzes1 discussion prompt

In this second part of Unit 3, we will learn about the Financials section of a business plan and how to create a simple, brief business plan of our own.

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9 videos3 readings4 quizzes1 peer review

In this unit, we will discuss different ways to get the money needed to start a business. At the end you will create a "pitch" to present your business ideas.

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23 videos9 readings10 quizzes

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4.9 (1,385 ratings)
Amy Nichols

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University of Pennsylvania
1 Course483,354 learners
James Riedel

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University of Pennsylvania
1 Course483,354 learners

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