|Name||Small Business Administration|
|Status||Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice|
|Level and type||Post-graduate Studies, Academic|
|Field of study||Business Management and Administration|
|Academic staff||Jānis Ozoliņš|
|Credit points||2.0 (3.0 ECTS)|
Research of market. Request of production. Prerequisites of small business development. Material base. Equipment. Form of production and organization. Fundamental principles of small business administrion. Small business as a part of industrial business system..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
|Ensure the implementation of Master of Engineering programs. Make it possible to get acquainted and learn market research methods. Make a business plan and prepare documents for registration of a small business. Skills: describe the results of market research, analysis of manufacturing technology and equipment in small companies, analysis of small business management methods.|
Acquire knowledge, which allows students to formulate the main types of small businesses, their characteristics in material handling industry. - Individually prepared presentation to demonstrate ability to analyze small businesses.
Able to explain the advantages of small businesses and their opportunities. Carried out marketing research. - Prepared report to demonstrate the company's ability to carry out marketing research.
Be able to develop a small enterprise, business plan, establishing project. - Prepared business plan should demonstrate ability to choose a more reasonable type of business and organizations.
Be able to compare different methods of management and determine the most rational method of management for personal small business. - Should demonstrate a creative approach in choosing rational methods of management. Test.
|Course prerequisites||Machinery and apparatus, construction technology, automotive equipment, appliances and tools.|