University of Maryland, College Park is offering an online course called "Developing Innovative Ideas for New Companies: The First Step in Entrepreneurship". This 6-week-long course will commence from 24th March, 2014. You can earn a verified certificate at the end of the course.
About the course:
This course assists aspiring entrepreneurs in developing great ideas into great companies. With strong economies presenting rich opportunities for new venture creation, and challenging economic times presenting the necessity for many to make their own jobs, the need to develop the skills to act on innovative business opportunities is ever present.
Using proven content, methods, and models for new venture opportunity assessment and analysis, students will learn how to enhance their entrepreneurial mindset and develop their functional skill sets to see and act entrepreneurially. The initial steps to creating a business plan, and raising financial capital to launch the firm, are examined as well. The course's goal is to demystify the startup process, and to help you build the skills to identify and act on innovative opportunities now, and in the future.
James V. Green will be the course instructor.
The course will have a workload of 5-7 hours of work / week.
It will be taught in English and the subtitles will be available in English.
For further details and to register, click here