Entrepreneurship and New Venture Formation

MGMT X 497.52

Starting a new business venture requires an understanding of the business landscape. This survey course explores the essentials factors for turning an idea into a successful business.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Online
Hybrid (In-Person)
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Explore the various benefits/costs of sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, and franchises
  • Learn about market surveys, site analysis, permits and licenses, patents, and protection of ideas
  • Understand risk management, legal requirements and regulations, capital requirements, and financing sources
  • Know how to determine costs and prices of goods, advertising and marketing, record keeping, and cash flow requirements

About this course:

This course surveys the factors essential for turning a great idea into a successful business and explores various benefits/costs of sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, and franchises. Topics include market surveys, site analysis, permits and licenses, patents and protection of ideas, risk management, legal requirements and regulations, capital requirements and financing sources, determining the costs and prices of goods and services, advertising and marketing, record keeping, and lines of credit and cash flow requirements.

Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Karen Carr-Crawford
383759
Fee:
$765.00
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Notes

This is an Asynchronous course and instructor will host live online Zoom meetings.  Attendance and participation are expected from all enrolled students. 

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 07, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Small Business Management - Launching and Growing Entrepreneurial Ventures by Justin G. Longenecker, J. William Petty, Leslie E. Palich and Frank Hoy

Spring 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Monday 6:30PM - 9:30PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Edward Lee
385251
Fee:
$765.00
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Location: UCLA
Notes

No meeting May 30, 2022. One meeting to be arranged.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 10, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) No textbook required for this section
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Mar 28, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Mon Apr 4, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Mon Apr 11, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Mon Apr 18, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Mon Apr 25, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Mon May 2, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Mon May 9, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Mon May 16, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Mon May 23, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Mon May 30, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Mon Jun 6, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120

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