BUSINESS OWNERSHIP - COURSE OUTLINE - L. CABRAL MARRERO
This is a 1-unit course designed to gvie students an understanding of running a small business. Students will create visual displays and the course wil culminate with the creation of a business plan for a themed restaurant. Most of the course work will consists of projects. Many of thses projects will be completed in groups. Some projects may also require a presentation as a group. "Shark Tank" is also an important component of this course! Students are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner at all tmes. Professionalism includes respect, cooperation with and patience for their fellow students along with their teacher.
Should you become an entrepreneur?
What skills do entrepreneur need?
Entrepreneurs in a market economy
Types of Ownership
Develop a Business Plan
Identify and meet market needs
Finance, protect and insure your business
Choose your location and set up your business
Market your business
Hire and manage a staff
Record keeping and accounting
Financial and legal concerns
Growing a business
80% for Projects/Tests/Quizzes
10% for Homework
10% for Class Participation