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Idea Validation in Entrepreneurship

Learn about how you can ideate, develop a prototype which are the two foundations in setting up an entrepreneurial firm

Entrepreneurship
Free Course
This free online course will help you understand how you can ideate and develop a prototype which are the two foundational stages in setting up an entrepreneurial firm. You will learn about disruption as a success driver, which has to do with how entrepreneurs challenge established products and established business models to create a new industrial environment through novel products or services.
  • Duration

    3-4 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Responsive

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

This free online Ideation Validation in Entrepreneurship course will help you understand how you can ideate and develop a prototype which are the two foundational stages in setting up an entrepreneurial firm. You will first be introduced to ideation and prototyping, where you will be exposed to the importance and methodology of developing ideas and prototypes to establish workable propositions.

Next, the course will introduce you to Testing, Validation and Commercialization of the prototype as well as how your entrepreneurial idea will actually take shape in the real marketplace. This will lead you into the concepts of Minimum Viable Product and Ultimate Desirable Product, where you will be enlightened on the thematic criticality which outlines how the entrepreneurial idea will actually take shape in the real marketplace. You will learn about disruption as a success driver, which has to do with how entrepreneurs challenge established products and established business models to create a new industrial environment through novel products or services.

Lastly, in this free online course, you will be exposed to how entrepreneurial firms or start-up firms impinge on the market place. By the end of this course, you will be able to develop entrepreneurial ideas and bring it to life through prototyping. You will also know how to take advantage of empathization in entrepreneurship to build a product or service that meets the customers' expectations. Start learning today.

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course, you should be able to:


  • Explain the meaning of Empathization in entrepreneurship
  • Explain the meaning of Ideation and Prototyping in entrepreneurship
  • Explain the meaning of Thematic grid in entrepreneurship
  • Identify the stretches of Ideation and Prototyping in entrepreneurship

  • Identify the importance of testing and validation in an entrepreneurial firm’s journey



  • Define value addition in Entrepreneurship



  • Identify the differences between Testing and Validation



  • Identify the three types of products in Entrepreneurship




  • Define Bootstrapping in Entrepreneurship




  • Identify the four steps of Graded Testing in Entrepreneurship


Certification

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