The Startup of You

ICE-325
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
ICE-125 and ICE-225
Electable by: 
All
Required of: 
None
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

The purpose of this course is to educate students (musicians, dancers, actors) on the fundamentals of running themselves as a business and how to think as a startup. Students will learn the basics of accounting, marketing, and entrepreneurial finance, as well as concepts such as relationship building, negotiating, developing an online presence, crowdfunding, and understanding basic online analytics and legal structures of business entities. In addition, the course will incorporate material around the areas of networking, developing relationships and promoting yourself online using platforms such as LinkedIn.

Department: 
MBUS
Course chair: 
Don Gorder