Introduction The main objective of the course in entrepreneurship is to generate in the students initiative, self-reliance and enthusian so as to empower them to become entrepreneurs both in spirit and performance. A number of skills such as observation, evaluation, communication, resource mobilization and management, risk assessment, team building
etc. are also to be developed in the students. Leadership qualities, sensitivity to business ethics and adherence to a positive value system are the core issues that the course highlight while presenting different concepts related to entrepreneurship. Such a course should necessarily have a strong experiential component in the form of practical work. The objectives of the practical work are 1. To introduce the students to the world of business by developing in them the core skills and competencies required for an entrepreneur. 2. To develop in the students qualities such as leadership, self-confidence, initiative, facing uncertainties, commitment, creativity, people and team building, integrity and reliability. 3. To enable the students to acquire the skills and knowledge needed for conducting surveys, collecting, recording and interpreting data and preparing simple estimates of demand for products and services. 4. To guide the students to prepare a Project Report. 5. To equip the students with knowledge and skills needed to plan and manage an enterprise through case studies conducted and recorded by the students in different fields such as resource assessment, market dynamics, finance management, cost determination, calculation of profit and loss etc. 6. To instill in the students important values and entrepreneurial discipline. FORMAT 1. 2. 3. 4.
Project Report Market Survey Report Viva-Voce on PW SR Case Study Problem Solving
1. Project Report Market Survey Report
Total Marks 30 10 Marks 5 Marks 10 Marks 5 Marks 10 Marks
a Project Report Preparation of a Project Report for an enterprise involving products services Students may be provided adequate guidance to choose a project based on their interests and availability of information and authentic inputs in the locality. The specimen proforma of project report given in the textbook may be used for preparing