BDI3C College Preparation
Entrepreneurship: The Venture

Course Summary

Subject Area Subject: Business Studies

Grade 11

Prerequisites: None

1 Credit

4 Units, 20 learning activities

This course focuses on ways in which entrepreneurs recognize opportunities, generate ideas, and organize resources to plan successful ventures that enable them to achieve their goals. Students will create a venture plan for a school-based or student-run business. Through hands-on experiences, students will have opportunities to develop the values, traits, and skills most often associated with successful entrepreneurs.

Course outline

Learning Activity 1 What is an enterprising person and an entrepreneur?

Learning Activity 2 Characteristics and skills of an entrepreneur

Learning Activity 3 Contributions of entrepreneurs

Learning Activity 4 Ethics, entrepreneurs, and social responsibility at any age


Learning Activity 5 Could you be an entrepreneur?