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301268 UE Business in Biotech I (2020S)

Business in Biotech I

2.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work

Looking for an Alternative to an academic Career? Do you want to see Ideas of your own come to life and earn Money? In your own Start Up? Or just want to understand Business talk? Here's where to find out!


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 18 participants
Language: English



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Business in Biotech will be held via videoconference. Registered students will receive a link for joining the videoconference via MS Teams per mail from the lector.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Fostering the understanding of a business plan in the life science sector, conceptualize and write a business plan (within the time constraints), finally present it to the audience

Assessment and permitted materials

Written complete business plan (minimum 10 pages), presentation as a team in front of audience (15 min.).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Raising awareness and competence for writing and presenting a business plan.

Examination topics

working in groups, negotiating targets, designating tasks to group members, researching information, writing a business plan, designing a presentation.

Reading list

Presentation of lecturer, information from the internet during lecture according to need.
Engineering Your Start-Up, James A. Swanson, Michael L. Baird
Start Your Own Business, www.syob.net

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Last modified: Tu 21.04.2020 12:48