Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Students will be provided with theoretical knowledge about innovation, entrepreneurship, and small businesses. Students will learn to cooperate practically with case companies and/or case organisations.

Introduction to entrepreneurship

Contributions of entrepreneurial firms

Entrepreneurship's conceptual approaches

Types of Entrepreneurs / Types of Organizations


Introduction to innovation

Reasons to innovate

Value-driven (service) innovation 

Implementation of innovation


The entrepreneurial process and innovation

Exploration and Exploitation of opportunities

Entrepreneurship as firm Behaviour

Basics on Business Models and The logic of effectuation


International and cross border entrepreneurship

Aspects of cross border entrepreneurship in the Barents region; Internationalisation strategies and

Impact of cultures

Course details

Academic level(s)Bachelor,Other
Language of instruction
InstitutionUiT The Arctic University of Norway
Begin date-
End date-
Registration deadline-
ECTS credits10.0
Field schoolNo
Fields of studyManagement and administrationBusiness and administration (others)
Teaching placeAlta
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