International Summer School for Advanced Study

Entrepreneurship and Business Planning

in cooperation with Yasar University Izmir / Turkey

  • YASAR LogoIntensive course: 60 hours / one excursion included
  • Course language: English
  • Number of participants: circa 20

Course date

9 July – 3 August 2017

Registration deadline

The deadline for registration is extended until 1st of April 2017.

Course language

English

Language level

B2-C2 / Intermediate and advanced level

Credits

4 credit hours - US / 8 credit points-ECTS*
* Please note: These credits can be transferred to your home university/institution. It is recommended to verify with your home university/institution that the grades you earn in Bremen can be applied to your curriculum or course of study.

Syllabus and Faculty

Entrepreneurship and Business Planning

Lectures, excursion and assessments 60 hours
Group work, individual preparation and reading 50 hours
Total duration 110 hours
Objectives

The purposes of this course are to provide students with concepts and tools to successfully develop and manage all components of a strategic business plan generally, and to design a framework for understanding the processes involved in developing plans for new venture start-ups or for new projects being launched by existing businesses particularly.

In addition to hypothetical examples developed for each task, real world successful and unsuccessful applications will be discussed Financing stages of business planning will be elaborated with technical details. Entrepreneurial competences will be structured into comprehensive business plans.

Contents

Module 1
Entrepreneurship and Business Planning

Module 2
Cross-cultural Management and Communication
German Language – a short introduction


Module 3
Plant tour Mercedes Benz Bremen

Timetable PDF Download application/pdf
Teaching method Lectures, workshops, project work
Assessment Continuous assessment and final test
Syllabus update/created September 2016 / PDF Download application/pdf
Faculty Professor Dr. Saban Celik
Assistant Professor
Department of International Trade and Finance
Yasar University
Izmir / Turkey
Lecturers for Cross-cultural Management and German Language /Hochschule Bremen

Certificate / transcript of records

At the end of the course a certificate of attendance and transcript of records will be issued to each participant.
Successful participants can earn 4 credit hours - US / 8 credit points-ECTS.

Course participants

Students of economics, business studies, management studies and interested persons. Minimum age 18 years.

Accommodation

For information concerning the accommodation please see "room and board".

Tram and bus ticket

As a participant in the International Summer School on arrival you will receive a ticket for public transport (tram + bus) for the duration of the course. With this ticket you can use all trams and buses within the city of Bremen. For travels on the night trams/buses on the weekend a surcharge of EURO 1 per ride is due.

Additional Information

  • Internet access and e-mail are available to every participant.
  • During the entire stay tutors of the Hochschule Bremen will be available and will take care of participants’ needs.

Activities program

An attractive and colourful leisure program provides participants with ample opportunities to discover Bremen and Germany (in part subject to charge).

  • guided city tour
  • welcome and farewell parties
  • leisure activities
  • excursions and trips

For more information please see "leisure activities".

Insurance

For the duration of your stay in Germany we recommend taking out a health and accident insurance policy as well as a third party insurance. The Hochschule Bremen will not be liable for any costs arising in the case of either sickness or injury.
Summer school fees do not include any insurance coverage.

Insurance
ifk-bremen.de/en/insurance

Course fee*

Entrepreneurship and Business Planning
9 July – 3 August EURO 900 Registration

* The course fee includes:

  • information packet with city guide
  • Seminars and lectures
  • Teaching material
  • Program related excursion
  • Ticket for public transport in Bremen (bus+tram)

* The course fee excludes:

  • Travel expenses
  • Accommodation in Bremen
  • Health and liability insurance
  • Board and personal spendings
  • Participation in optional activities

The program may be subject to change.