Online Courses

TE 460 - (Formerly ENG 460) Lect in Engrg Entrepreneurship

Spring 2014

TitleSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Entrepreneurship for EngineersONL57701ONL -    Wen-mei Hwu
Sanjay J. Patel

Course Description

An excellent course for the aspiring entrepreneur who wants to learn from those with experience. This course offers a changing roster of weekly guest lectures featuring successful entrepreneurs, investors, and service providers. Topics vary by semester, but typically include:

  • Evaluation of technologies and business ideas generally
  • Commercializing new technologies in existing enterprises, as well as starting new businesses
  • Obtaining financing through private and public sources
  • Legal and business issues
  • Product development
  • Marketing
  • Strategic partnerships

Personal accounts of successes, failures, and lessons learned

Credit Hours

1 hour (counts toward the Strategic Technology Management or the Business Management for Engineers certificate)

Prerequisites

Undergraduate Degree.

Subject Area

Engineering Management and Technology Entrepreneurship