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CRWN 90 - 01   Start-up Entrepreneurship Academy

2018 Summer Quarter

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Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
70943
Type
Seminar
Credits
5 units
General Education
PR-E
Status
Open
Available Seats
34
Enrollment Capacity
40
Enrolled
6
Wait List Capacity
0
Wait List Total
0

Description

Introduction to the basics of setting up a start-up company using the Lean Launchpad/NSF I-Corps model of instruction. Students learn principles of data collection, marketing processes, and resources needed for new companies. The class is articulated around the design of a business plan, in groups of 4-5 students coached by a successful entrepreneur, and culminates in a presentation. The market research for the project involves talking to at least 5 potential customers, partners, channels and/or related experts each week. (Formerly, "Summer Entrepreneurship Academy: Discovering and Launching a Business".)

Enrollment Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to College Scholar Students.

Class Notes

This course, also known as Summer Entrepreneurship Academy (SEA), begins with a 1-day intensive workshop, June 25th, 6 weeks of webinars, weekly office hours with Instructors and Mentors, and ends August 13th, with a 1-day intensive workshop when students present their final projects. (class meets in BSOE 2, Room 599 on June 25 and Aug 13) All students are welcome from any college. Visiting studentt register through Summer.ucsc.edu. See more at startups.ucsc.edu In summer, prerequisites and restrictions are lifted for all students.

Meeting Information

Days & Times Room Instructor Meeting Dates
TBA TBA TBD Miljkovic,N. 06/25/18 - 08/17/18
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