This paper consists of three sections, each corresponding to a Module in the Unit. Business Etiquette Contextualised professional business practices. Although not required, teams are invited and encouraged to go beyond the class to compete in the 2018 Hollomon Health Innovation Challenge. Unit 1: Entrepreneurship Theory Module 1 The Entrepreneurial Mindset Module 2 The Entrepreneurial Process Module 3 Creativity and Innovation Unit 2: Entrepreneurship Practice Module 1 Essentials of Business Ownership Module 2 New Venture Planning and Creation Module 3 Managing and Growing the Venture. How did your family Influenceyou to begin this business? An interview was chosen because it is face to face communication which allowed me to view the facial expression of the interviewee when an asked question, also a questionnaire was given to the entrepreneur. Open to all non-business undergraduates, this 31-credit competitive minor offers students the opportunity to leverage their unique talents, as well as their new-found business knowledge, to achieve their startup goals.
Hexagon chemical limited is family oriented business; Mr. Factors that Contribute to the Success of Entrepreneurs Including but not limited to: b Know your business in depth. Components of a business model: i Value proposition how do you create value? The syllabus addresses fundamentals of entrepreneurial behaviour and thinking and engages students in practical experiences through idea generation and opportunity identification to implementing, managing and harvesting a venture. These marks contribute to the final marks and grades that are awarded to the students for their performance in the examination. The Caribbean Examinations Council offers three types of certification. Click on each heading to learn more about each undergraduate entrepreneurship course.
The intention of this paper is to test candidates knowledge across the breadth of the syllabus. Types of entrepreneurship: i ii iii iv survival, lifestyle, dynamic growth, speculative. Business and entrepreneurial development organisations: including Caribbean Group of Youth Business Trusts Jamaica, Barbados, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, St. The research I did aid me in comprehending what is needed to become an entrepreneur and also the process that is required to begin and maintain a venture. The syllabus also acquaints students with the essentials of business ownership, legal and regulatory frameworks, the importance of market research, feasibility analysis and the development of a business model in order to successfully compete in the global marketplace.
Characteristics of an Entrepreneur Including, but not limited to: b c d e f g h i j k l m innovative; creative; calculated risk takers; systematic planner; visionary; achievement oriented; persistent; dynamic; hard-working; self-confident; aggressive; egotistic; emotional intelligence. Full marks will be awarded when candidate meets all criteria. The main problem faced by the company is their main competitor the Coconut Growers Association, which can be seen as normal because without competition entrepreneurs would not be innovative. School-Based Assessment, therefore, makes a significant and unique contribution to both the development of the relevant skills and the testing and rewarding of the student. Venture Models Knowledge of how a venture can grow from one model to another over time: b c promising start-ups; venture-backed start-ups; corporate-supported start-ups. During the course of study for the subject, students obtain marks for the competence they develop and demonstrate in undertaking their School-Based Assessment assignments. This Business Model must demonstrate the basic market and economic feasibility of the proposed business.
To facilitate students attainment of the objectives in this Module, teachers are advised to engage students in the following teaching and learning activities. Mason, Ohio: South-Western Cengage Learning, Mariotti, S. Market Research venture opportunity screening b c Purpose of market research. An interview was conducted with the Director of Hexagon Chemicals Ltd on the Saturday 6th February 2016. Do you have any special aptitudes: Yes No 16. Opportunity Identification b c d e f Changing demographics. While one negative set back that occurred from the beginning of the venture was Mr.
Ireland Launching New Ventures: An Entrepreneurial Approach, 6 th Edition. Teachers marks may be adjusted as a result of moderation. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form, or by any means electronic, photocopying, recording or otherwise without prior permission of the author or publisher. Syllabus Coverage b Knowledge of the entire syllabus is required. The syllabus seeks to fill that void in the continuum from idea generation to venture creation. The activities for the School-Based Assessment are linked to the syllabus and should form part of the learning activities to enable the students to achieve the objectives of the syllabus. This course will explore those grand challenges—and the opportunities that come with them.
Exposure to the stresses of a start-up business, the uncertainties that exist, and the behavior of entrepreneurs. Nature and characteristics of small business. Myths of Entrepreneurship Including but not limited to: b c d e f g h i entrepreneurship ventures and small businesses are the same thing; all entrepreneurs are rich; entrepreneurs are born not made; entrepreneurship is easy; all you need is money to start; successful entrepreneurship needs only a great idea; entrepreneurs always generate new ideas; all you need is luck; entrepreneurs are extreme risk takers. It will require candidates to draw on their knowledge of all areas of the syllabus in general to critically analyse the issues involved and prescribe real and defensible solutions to problems. Students visit intellectual property rights office in their locale to learn the processes involved in the registration of intellectual property.
Provides structure, tools, and resources to start of company, and compete in the. Two industries will be identified and prescribed per year see Page 47. Successful participation in the course of study will also depend on good verbal and written communication skills. The venture is twenty- six years of age and currently houses twenty-three employees. Mark Allocation Each question is worth 15 marks.
Noted regional entrepreneurs Including but not limited to: Chris Blackwell, Marley Family, Eddie Grant, Arthur Lok Jack, Thalia Lyn, Vincent Hosang, Audrey Marks, Joan Duncan, Aleem Mohammed, Anthony Sabga, Richard Branson, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Reno Gajadhar, Jay Z, Oprah Winfrey, Steve Jobs, Hubert and Helen Bhagwansingh, James Husbands, Allen Chastanet, Adrian Augier, Ronald Ramjattan, Edward Beharry, Sir Charles Williams and Yesu Persaud. Debate on the essential characteristics of an entrepreneur. Ramatally had for his business, which has inspired me to also do the same when I am in his position as a business owner. Examines the role of business angels, venture capital funds, institutional investors, strategic alliances, licensing agreements, and exit strategies. Methods of protecting Innovation and creativity Including but not limited to: b c d e f g Intellectual property rights.