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ENTREP 395, 495: Backable: Building an Innovation Practice

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This course teaches students across disciplines how to inspire other people to believe in them. Through tools and techniques from Suneel Gupta’s book, Backable, and research-backed improvisation exercises taught by experts from The Second City, students will learn the subtle art and behavioral science of how to express new ideas in a way that moves people to action. 

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Course Details

Requirements that this course satisfies: Serves as the experiential requirement for the Farley undergraduate minor and fulfills the experiential requirement for the Farley graduate minor in entrepreneurship. 

Duration: 80-minute course sessions, twice per week; 1 quarter 

Class size: 30 students 

Course number: ENTREP 395/495 

Who Should Enroll: Graduate students and advanced undergraduate students interested in expanding their knowledge of entrepreneurship and innovation. 

Application: Applications are required for this course. 

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