ANNOTATION OF WORKING PROGRAM OF DISCIPLINE (MODULE)
Structure of course:
Theme 1. An entrepreneur as a subject of economic process
Economic process and economic order. Economic process and economic activity. Two main forms of economic activity. Street entrepreneurship. Internal entrepreneurship.
Theme 2. Economic contents of production activity
Elaboration and making of economic decision. Cooperation of production process participants. Substantive and process approaches to production.
Theme 3. Production process of a firm
Firm functions and firm internal structure. Preparation stage characteristics. Preparation stage contents. Product promotion from a producer to a consumer. Profit centers and loss centers of a firm.
Theme 4. Entrepreneurship as a specific form of economic activity
Self-organization principle. Business cycle.
Theme 5. Personal qualities of an entrepreneur
What is more important for an entrepreneur: education, luck, personal qualities? Business qualities concept. An entrepreneur and power. Entrepreneur motivation.
Theme 6. Business environment
Analysis goal. Structure and contents of business environment separate parts. Entrepreneurship environment peculiarities. Multidirectional interests impact on business environment
Theme 7. Business environment analysis
Sales concept (imposing of produced commodities). Marketing concept.
Theme 8. An entrepreneur as a self-organized subject of economic process
Entrepreneurship function contents. Business environment analysis. An entrepreneur self-organization in business environment.
Theme 9. Entrepreneurship activity logic
An entrepreneur philosophy. Entrepreneurship activity. Entrepreneurship activity logic.
Theme 10. Entrepreneurship types
Two maim types of entrepreneurship activity classification. Production entrepreneurship activity. Intermediary entrepreneurship activity. Entrepreneurship in financial industry. Service entrepreneurship.
Theme 11. Entrepreneurship schemes elaboration
Business project elaboration contents. Entrepreneurship schemes.
Theme 12. Business idea comprehension
An object of entrepreneurship process. A product and product life cycle. Business idea comprehension from a consumer side. Modeling of a product differences, underlying a business idea.
Theme 13. Reveal of initial capital requirement
Credit form of production organization. Project payback period. Taking into account time lag between moments of capital investment and benefit from functioning capital. Comparison of revenue from capital investment and benefit from functioning capital.
Theme 14. Capital structure and intellectual capital
Capital structure. Intellectual capital
Theme 15. Reveal of initial capital requirement
Fixed capital. Reveal of fixed assets requirement. Production process schemes modelling practice.
Theme 16. Partnerships
Entrepreneur actions for project realization. Deal concept. Main directions of partners cooperation. Cooperation in production field. Cooperation in commodity exchange field. Deals in trade field. Cooperation in financial relationship field.
Theme 17. Entrepreneurship contract
An entrepreneurship contract notion. Classification of contracts. An entrepreneur preparation for contract signing. An offer as a contract signing form. Formulation of contract terms.
Theme 18. Reveal of initial working capital requirement
Working capital. Defining of working capital volume requirement.
Theme 19. Capital structure and management
Prepayment and investment to fixed capital and its liquidity management. Working capital formation and its management.
Theme 20. Product price formation
Entrepreneur costs and price. Profit rate and mass. Minimum acceptable price formation. Calculation.
Theme 21. Investment plan and possible ways of initial capital formation
Investment plan. Initial capital formation sources. Project payback period. Profitability and profitability rate.
Theme 22. Preparation of business plan and feasibility study
Planning as the last stage of business project elaboration. Main economic and technical indexes, influencing idea choice and business project elaboration. Form and contents of a business plan. Feasibility study elaboration
Theme 23. Enterprise establishment
An enterprise as a business subject. Proper enterprise establishment. Possible legal forms of enterprises in Russia and abroad. Other forms of entrepreneur activity.
Theme 24. Entrepreneurship success
Parts of entrepreneurship success. Commercial information as a specific commodity. Who should do business today.