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Study guide

ETHIRESPENTR - Ethical & Responsible Entrepeneurship

Academic year 2022-23
Is found in:
  • Bachelor of International Communication Management
  • Bachelor of International Graphic and Digital Media, programme stage 3
  • Programmes Incoming Students
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 4 credits
Weight: 4,00
Total study time: 101,00 hours
Possible deadlines for learning account: 01.12.2022 ()
The course unitorganization of the subgroups is done using the class subgroups.
xOLOD-administrator(s): Van Laere Kimberly, Spek Sander.
This course unit was completed by Van Laere Kimberly on 16.02.2022.
This course unit was approved by Levrau Olivier on 18.05.2022.
ProgrammaonderdeelID: ETHIRESPENTR_GDM_2122 - Ethical & Responsible Entrepeneurship GDM2122.
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Re-sit exam: is possible.
Compensated fail: This course unit is eligible for compensation according to the compensated fail criteria as determined by the degree programme you are enrolled in.
Preservability: The result of this course unit is preservable according to the terms of the program you are enrolled for.
This course unit
  • may be included in printed study guide (on paper).
  • may be published in study guide on the website.
  • may be included with details in the study guide.
  • requires no title on the diplomasupplement (thesis, dissertation, thesis).
  • should NEVER be replaced by another course unit to another (foreign) institution.
  • does not use a jury.
This course unit may be scheduled as
Study programme: PBAIGM - Bachelor in international grafic design
xOLODa: Single Course Unit
xOLODb: Ethical & Responsible Entrepeneurship
Second enrollment: Not possible within the same academic year.
Teaching staff: De Maeyer Christel, Spek Sander
Teaching staff are not (all) known yet.
Language course: No
Languages: English
Scheduled for: Semester 5

Learning material (list)

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Educational organisation (text)

Theoretical teaching activities and group assignments, which may be supplemented with discussion and reflection activities for better understanding.

The educational and evaluation organisation will be as indicated on the ECTS sheets, unless measures have to be taken as a result of a pandemic, in which case other forms of education and evaluation will be used.

Educational organisation (list)

Face-to-face instruction
Lectures24,00 hours
Self-study - tasks
Assignments in study hours45,00 hours
Study hours30,00 hours
Tests and exams
Assessment time2,00 hours

Final competences (list)

ICM/2223/0312learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
ICM/2223/0315learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
ICM/2223/0317learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
ICM/2223/0711learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
ICM/2223/1005learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
IGM/2223/0109learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
IGM/2223/0110learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
IGM/2223/0111learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
IGM/2223/0412learning goal broadening/deepeningBS
IGM/2223/0708learning goal broadening/deepeningBS


In this course you will learn:

Creativity and entrepreneurship through Design Thinking and Behaviour Design

Business modelling, including new forms of financing such as crowdfunding

Ethical reflections on technology and innovation:
Analysis and argumentation on ethical dilemmas related to the media and communication sector such as social issues, ecological issues, sustainable entrepreneurship, diversity in the workplace and ethics of technology.

International perspective on ethical issues

Assessment (text)

Participation in all evaluation activities is required. Absences have to be justified.

More information about the evaluation within this course can be found on the digital learning environment Canvas.

The evaluation can take place online as well as on campus

Assessment (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
First term within exam periodWritten30,00
First term out of exam periodPaper70,00
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
Third term within exam periodPaper100,00

Course sequence (VT)

There are no prerequisites for this course.