About this Course


Key information

100% Online
Learn at your own convenience
12 August 2019 - 20 October 2019
Live online sessions once a week 
50 Hours of Learning
10 weeks of study, 5 hours/week including assignments
EUR 1150
Special price

Course offered in English


Lead Instructor

Dr. Susie Chant

Business Faculty, Chef, Entrepreneur and award winning Food-business Owner


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Here is the course outline:

Welcome & Orientation

Complete this short orientation to learn how to navigate through Le Cordon Bleu's Engage learning platform and upload required documentation.

The nature and importance of entrepreneurship

Understand the nature and definition of entrepreneurship and the factors that influence it. Build your awareness of how entrepreneurs go about taking advantage of an opportunity and identify the drivers of entrepreneurial activity.

History of Entrepreneurship

Explore how entrepreneurship has developed over time.

Forms of Entrepreneurship

Explore and understand the wide range of different forms of entrepreneurship.

Social Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurship as a process – the Timmons model

Identify the motivations for social entrepreneurship and understand entrepreneurship as a construct using the Timmons model.

The Entrepreneurial Mind

Define the term entrepreneur, identify factors that could influence stress in entrepreneurs, identify the dominant themes of entrepreneurs, and understand the concept of entrepreneurial self-efficacy.

Creativity, Ideas and Innovation

Define ideas, creativity and innovation and build your understanding of how to apply creative thinking methodologies.


Continue exploring the differences between creativity, ideas and innovation.

Opportunities: Drivers, Emerging Trends, Buying an Existing Business

Identify factors that drive opportunities and learn how to realise opportunities.

Screening Business Opportunities

Learn how entrepreneurs use their creativity to turn ideas into opportunity and how to screen opportunities to your advantage.


The following certificates are awarded when the course is completed:

Certificate of Completion