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You can study in this online course at your own pace. All course assignments can be found online and are done independently.

Perustiedot

  • Kohderyhmä: Anyone interested in entrepreneurship.
  • Hakuaika: 1.1.2021 - 31.3.2021
  • Ajoitus: 1.1.2021 - 30.6.2021
  • Laajuus: 5 credits
  • Sijainti: Online
  • Hinta: 75€

This course introduces you to the main forces of change in working life and especially its entrepreneurial nature. You will become familiar with the diversity of entrepreneurship and will gain a comprehensive understanding of different forms of entrepreneurship and their challenges. You will be challenged to consider and identify your own competence and to compare it with the competence needed in future working life. In addition to that you will learn about commercialization of your own competence, about the importance of pricing calculations and about how to handle your accounting.

Course content

This online course consists of five parts, which are found on the Canvas learning platform. You can complete the parts in your own pace and order.

Future Working Life (1 cr)

This module introduces the main forces of change in working life and especially its entrepreneurial nature. Student will become familiar with the diversity of entrepreneurship and will gain a comprehensive understanding of different forms of entrepreneurship and their challenges.

The identification your own competence (1 cr)

This module challenges the student to consider and identify his or her own competence and to compare it with the competence needed in future working life. After this reflection, the student will have a clear picture of what competencies should be developed on a personal level in order to enable the desired career path.

Pricing of your own competence (1 cr)

This module helps the student to understand the importance of personal hourly accounting and invoicing as part of the pricing of your own competence. The aim of the module is to provide very practical exercises for calculating the hourly rate of for your own competence.

Commercialization of your own competence (1 cr)

This module introduces the basics of sales work. Students will understand the importance of sales work in terms of being an entrepreneur and will learn to perceive their own abilities in a possible sales or customer service situation.

Accounting (1 cr)

This module helps the student to understands the basics of accounting. Based on this module students will be able to do basic accountings themselves.

Study Objectives

During this course, you will learn

  • how the working life will change in the future, in particular, its entrepreneurial nature and platform economy
  • the diversity of entrepreneurship and understand the specific challenges in different forms of entrepreneurship
  • how to identify your own competence and compare it with the competence areas needed in future working life
  • what competence should be developed on a personal level in order to enable the desired career path
  • how to price own skills or competence
  • how to commercialize your skills, including the basics of sales work
  • the importance of sales work in terms of being an entrepreneur and learn how to outline your abilities in a possible sales or customer service situation
  • the basics of accounting and to able to do simple accounting yourself

Study schedule

You can study in this course at your own pace. All course assignments can be found online and are done independently.

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