|Status||Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice|
|Level and type||Undergraduate Studies, Academic|
|Field of study||Business Management and Administration|
|Academic staff||Jana Eriņa, Normunds Balabka, Judīte Jakubāne, Inga Eriņa|
|Credit points||4.0 (6.0 ECTS)|
The course faces issues of planning and forecasting role in business as well as key aspects of planning methodology: principles, methods, types, sequence. Some of project implementation methods (linear, network graphs, the target program method) are considered next to such key points as business plan characteristics, functions, content and development means. .
Special attention is paid to key issues of production planning: sales and production volume, necessary resources and their sources, costs and performance results..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
|To provide the knowledge of entrepreneurial planning and its methodological basics. To master the key issues of planning methodology, business plan development technique and production planning principal questions.|
Understands planning methods in business and can apply them in practice - 1) Test
2) Business plan
Students are able to collect, systematize and analyze information about the environment affecting business activities. - 1) Tasks 2) Solving the situation - group work, analyzing the business environment of company X 3) Collecting and evaluating information about the company environment - group work 4) Control work 5) Business plan
Able to analyze the resources needed for a business. - 1) Test. 2) Case study - group work, company X resource analysis 3) Business plan
Able to develop budgets for required resources and control their implementation. - 1) Group Project - Resource Planning for Company X 2) Test 3) Business Plan.
Students are able to develop a business plan, argue their idea and present it publicly. - Exam - Business plan, its presentation