Entrepreneurship: The Venture

Grade 11 College Level

Prerequisite: None

This course introduces students to the concept of entrepreneurship. They will determine what common characteristic entrepreneurs have and what it takes to be successful. In addition, they will explore their own characteristics in order to determine if they fit into the entrepreneurial or entrepreneurial model. Each of these will be highlighted and the benefits shall be explained and encouraged.

They will be given some latitude in choosing a possible opportunity in their local community. Once they have selected a viable opportunity they will develop a business from the initial introduction phase including a venture plan.

The course has been developed to increase the student’s research skills and ultimately help them explore possible pathways to success.