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Course MV-VPE-86930-K-4

Entrepreneurship (2V, 2.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 V Lecture 2.0 CP 28 h 32 h
(2V) 2.0 CP 28 h 32 h


CP, Effort 2.0 CP = 60 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [4] Bachelor (Specialization)
Language [DE] German
Area of study [MV-VPE] Virtual Product Engineering
Additional informations
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


The students gain an insight into entrepreneurial thinking and acting. Thereby the side of the founder (entrepreneur) as well as the side of the employee (intrapreneur) will be examined. In addition to basic considerations that belong to a business start-up, the lecture also teaches contents of business ethics up to self and time management methods.

Competencies / intended learning achievements

Students will be able
  • to contrast their technical background in their studies with their upcoming working life.
  • to make a better decision for or against self-employment.
  • to show the connection of operational functional areas with their later professions.
  • to combine soft skills and hard skills in later working life.
  • to name basic steps of a company foundation.
  • to evaluate the actions of a company from an ethical point of view.
  • to explain the concepts of Taylorism, Fordism and Toyotism and their impact on employee psychology.


PowerPoint presentation, presentations by students. For further information and course materials please consider the corresponding OLAT-course.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [MV-VPE-86930-K-4]

Module Name Context
[MV-FBK-B104-M-4] General Softskills P: Obligatory 2V, 2.0 LP