Instructors update their students’ progress towards proficiency in the Learning Targets throughout the course. Each module is designed to address specific learning targets and students have multiple opportunities through the activities and the projects to demonstrate mastery. At the closure of each module, the instructor will update the Learning Targets page accordingly.
Learning What It Takes To Be An Entrepreneur
I can identify the values that are most important to me to keep throughout my entrepreneurial journey.
I understand and can use the Design Thinking Process.
I understand the qualities that are important for an entrepreneur to succeed.
Solving Problems Through Entrepreneurship
I can determine the problem I am trying to solve with my business/the niche I want my brand to be in.
I can come up with creative solutions to real world problems.
I know how to use creativity to spark new ideas.
I can prototype my ideas and iterate on them.
Identifying the Ideal Customer
I can do market research to understand a customer’s wants, needs, and interests.
I can build a customer profile.
I can empathize with my customers.
Testing Financial Feasibility
I can create a basic budget.
I can create a basic business plan that highlights how my company will make money.
I understand how to use Excel as a tool in my company.
I can determine the cost of a product or service.
I can analyze market research to understand the mind of a customer.
Building and Testing Marketing Strategies
I can identify multiple marketing strategies.
I can identify which marketing strategies are right for my company.
I can measure the effectiveness of my marketing strategies.
Focusing on Social Impact
I can explain what it means to be socially responsible.
I can explain what it means to be ethical.
I understand what steps I can take to improve my company’s positive social output.