The course provides students with knowledge and skills to understand why some new ventures grow and how growth can be achieved.
It focuses on the process of growth and how to manage growth. The course also provides knowledge on government programs for stimulating new venture growth and how incubators and science parks can assist in growth processes. Based on rigorous academic research on entrepreneurship, the course aims at providing students with a thorough grounding in theories related to the growth process, while at the same time encouraging the students to try out new ideas, knowledge and skills in practice in order to prepare them for a future entrepreneurial career.
Examination consists of combinations of written examination, written assignments, oral presentations, and project work.