Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Project Management and Entrepreneurship SAU 012 0 2 + 1 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. HÜSEYİN PEHLİVAN
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Course Objective Nowadays project design, development and implementation gained a great importance than ever before both in universities and industry. In line with this, entrepreneurship has also been drawing attention. Thus, while enhancing entrepreneurial abilities of students, their competency on project development and management should be increased too. Every entrepreneur should also be a project manager and vice versa. This course aims to upskill students both on project life cycle and entrepreneurship.
Course Content Basic concepts, features, culture, types, financing of entrepreneurship. Required skills for entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship of women. Family companies, organizational culture. Business plan concept and components. Description, features and types of project. Project management and organization. Logical framework approach. Project life cycle, control and monitoring. Developing project budget. Project funding.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Examining own entrepreneurial abilities in terms of features of entrepreneurship. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
2 Learning challenges and incentives of entrepreneurship and comparing opportunities about suitable sectors. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
3 Able to plan own career as an entrepreneur, with reference to successful/unsuccessful entrepreneurship cases. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
4 Able to define basic concepts on project and project management. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
5 Able to develop logical framework by specifying project objective, activities, outcomes and risks. Lecture, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Project Based Learning, Homework, Project / Design,
6 Able to research national and international project grants and funds and understand utilization conditions. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Project / Design, Performance Task,
7 Able to develop business plan or project application document and project budget for utilizing project grants and funds. Lecture, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Group Study, Project / Design, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Basic concepts, features and required skills of entrepreneurship
2 Types, culture and motivation of entrepreneurship. Family companies.
3 Entrepreneurship of women. Entrepreneurship ethics in Turkey.
4 Organizational culture. Communication and network of entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship and franchising.
5 Local entrepreneurship. Can everybody be an entrepreneur?
6 Entrepreneurship financing.
7 Concepts and components of business plan (market research, marketing plan, production plan, managerial plan, and financial plan). Business plan examples.
8 Definition, features and classification of project.
9 Project management and organization.
10 Logical framework approach.
11 Budgeting in project management.
12 Control and reporting in project management.
13 Risk management in project management.
14 Project presentations of the students.
Course Notes
Course Resources 1) Arıkan, Semra (2004), Girişimcilik, Siyasal kitabevi, Ankara.
2) Yelkikalan, N. (Edt.) (2013), Girişimcilik, Beta Yayınevi, İstanbul.
3) Tekir, Görkem (2006), Proje Yönetimi Kavramları Metodolojisi ve Uygulamaları, Çağlayan Kitabevi.
4) Albayrak, Burhan (2009), Proje Yönetimi ve Analizi, Nobel Yayın Dağıtım, Ankara.
5) Lewis, James P. (2001), Project Planning Scheduling & Control, Mc Graw Hill.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 20
1. Proje / Tasarım 35
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Proje / Tasarım 0
Total 65
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Project / Design 1 30 30
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 5 5
Final examination 1 7 7
Total Workload 127
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.08
dersAKTSKredisi 5