Curriculum

Entrepreneurship

 

Entrepreneurship Concentration


The Entrepreneurship concentration aims to foster entrepreneurial spirit and global vision of students by using a multi-disciplinary and practical approach to provide them with entrepreneurial mindset, skills, knowledge and experience for business venturing, growth and development in local and international environment. This concentration is to prepare students to work as entrepreneurial change agent within a corporate setting or start up their own business venture.

Objectives of the Entrepreneurship Concentration
  1. To enable students to build a solid foundation in understanding how cultural, economical, legal, and political environments affect business practices in Global and China markets;
  2. To educate students with specialized knowledge that enable them to critically assess and systematically resolve business problems in Global and China markets;
  3. To cultivate a global vision and equip students with skills to help Chinese firms to develop overseas markets and assist multinational corporations to exploit the Chinese markets;
  4. To provide necessary training in writing and presentation skills that enable students to communicate with business partners, consumers, clients, and employers effectively;
  5. To nurture a sense of ethics and social responsibility that prepares students to be visionary Global and China business leaders.
Career Opportunities
Entrepreneurship Concentration prepares students to work as entrepreneurial change agent in corporate setting or form their own business venture

Distinctive Features of the concentration
  1. Mentoring/ coaching from experienced entrepreneurs
  2. Networking with leading entrepreneurs
  3. Exchange opportunities with top entrepreneurship programmes in universities overseas
  4. Internship opportunities in startups, or companies with seasoned entrepreneurs
  5. Sponsorship for business competitions
  6. Study field trips
Concentration Required Courses (12 units)
BUSI 2027 Managing New Business
BUSI 4015 Corporate Entrepreneurship
FINE 3025 Entrepreneurial Finance
MKTG 3045 Entrepreneurial Marketing

Concentration Elective Courses (9 units) (from AY 2020/21 onwards)
ACCT 3017 Entrepreneurial Decisions and Compliance*
LLAW 3016 Listing Obligations and Compliance in Hong Kong
BUSI 3037 Entrepreneurial Internship I
BUSI 3045 Global Entrepreneurship
BUSI 4016 Seminar in Entrepreneurship
ECON 3087 Understanding the Digital Economy
ECON 3105 Big Data Analytics
HRMN 3016 Negotiations
ISEM 3027 Introduction to App Development and Mobile User Experience Design
ISEM 4006 Electronic Commerce
ISEM 4016 Web Site Design and Business Applications
LLAW 3015 Cyber Law and Risk

* Students who have taken or are taking Entrepreneurial Decisions and Compliance, are not allowed to take Listing Obligations and Compliance in Hong Kong, and vice versa. 
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