Business Start-up


This is an introductory module, which aims to provide students with the fundamental requirements involved in setting up a business.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Explain the different types of business ownership and their legal forms

  2. Describe the role of business planning and the links to the external environment

  3. Identify the fundamental role of entrepreneurship and the main characteristics of entrepreneurs

  4. Understand the crucial role of the key business functions (financial, sales/marketing, and operations) involved in business start-up

  5. Explore the elements involved in identifying product or service opportunities

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