IMC200H1: Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Hours: 
24L

How do innovations become useful in society? What is needed for a company to use such innovations successfully? Why and how do individuals and companies commercialize new ideas or technologies? This course provides a broad introduction to entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial skills and the methodology used by entrepreneurs to start a new venture.

Prerequisite: 

4.0 FCEs in any subject

Exclusion: 
Recommended Preparation: 

No particular preparation needed. The course is targeted at students from all disciplines (science, humanities, social sciences), who are interested in entrepreneurship. Because this is an introductory course, students who have previously taken entrepreneurship courses are strongly discouraged from registering.

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)