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Skills you will gain

Lean StartupValue PropositionInvestmentEntrepreneurship

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Approx. 7 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Instructors

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Allya Koesoema 

Lecturer
UNSW Business School
9,862 Learners
1 Course
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Martin Bliemel 

Senior Lecturer
UNSW Business School
9,862 Learners
1 Course

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UNSW Sydney (The University of New South Wales)

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

8 hours to complete

How can you learn entrepreneurship?

8 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 6 min), 4 readings, 6 quizzes
2 videos
Video: How will your business idea evolve? The Lean Startup Method4m
4 readings
About this course10m
Reading: Introduction to Entrepreneurship10m
Activity: The Lean Startup Method and Business Model Canvas10m
Reading: Mentors, who needs them?10m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

How is your idea valuable?

3 hours to complete
1 video (Total 5 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
4 readings
Strategy Canvas: Mapping how you are different10m
Creating your first Persona and Customer Journey Map10m
Building a Minimum Viable Product (MVP)10m
Measuring and Learning from your MVP10m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

How will you reach more customers?

3 hours to complete
1 video (Total 3 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
2 readings
Growing your business: Segmenting and targeting your niches10m
Partners and resources10m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

How profitable is your idea?

3 hours to complete
1 video (Total 3 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
3 readings
Income Statements10m
Forecasts and models10m
Metrics10m
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Top reviews from How to Validate your Startup Idea

By SMJan 3rd 2020

This course has completely changed the way I think about business. It has made me realize the value of most of the business ideas I have. I cannot wait to finish validating all of them.

By RHJan 22nd 2017

I am loving it so far.\n\nMy only concerns are about the platform, would love to have a help chat or somebody who I can talk to.

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • When you purchase a Certificate you get access to all course materials, including graded assignments. Upon completing the course, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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