This course is tailor-made for women to encourage and support them to develop their entrepreneurship mindset and help them to form their business idea. The main focus will be on the innovation environment in Iceland, based on the experience of female entrepreneurs, as well as casting the light on gender-based issues in entrepreneurship in the Icelandic job market. Students will be introduced to tools and methods in the process of forming a business idea and take their first steps towards developing a business proposal. This course is an introduction to the 11-week Women Power programme at Bifröst University, tailor-made for women who want to develop their skills in establishing and managing their own business.
Teaching will consist of six online lectures, a work session for one afternoon where students work on practical assignments in relation to the development of a business proposal.
After this course, students will
Advancing Women 3 f-ein credits.