363-0790-00L  Technology Entrepreneurship

SemesterAutumn Semester 2016
LecturersU. Claesson, B. Clarysse
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


363-0790-00 VTechnology Entrepreneurship
For more information contact: Jonas Van Hove email: jvanhove@ethz.ch
2 hrs
Tue17-19HG E 5 »
13.12.17-19HG E 7 »
14.12.12-15HG E 23 »
U. Claesson, B. Clarysse

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AbstractTechnology ventures are significantly changing the global economic picture. Technological skills increasingly need to be complemented by entrepreneurial understanding.
This course offers the fundamentals in theory and practice of entrepreneurship in new technology ventures. Main topics covered are success factors in the creation of new firms, including founding, financing and growing a venture.
ObjectiveThis course provides theory-grounded knowledge and practice-driven skills for founding, financing, and growing new technology ventures. A critical understanding of dos and don'ts is provided through highlighting and discussing real life examples and cases.
ContentSee course website: Link
Lecture notesLecture slides and case material

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersU. Claesson, B. Clarysse
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationDocumented preparation of and participation in case studies and exercises.

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