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ENTREP 490: Product Management

Quarter Offered

Fall: Fridays, 1 – 4 p.m. CT, Evanston
Winter: Fridays, 1:30 – 4:20 p.m. CT, Evanston


None, however prior coursework in entrepreneurship, business, or engineering management is highly recommended.


This course aims to enable students’ entrepreneurial success while challenging them to build the best product they can possibly build by using key insights from entrepreneurs and product managers at successful companies. The course focuses on customer problems, customer research, simple MVP tests, market requirements, product requirements, and product vision decks. By the end of the quarter, students will be well-versed in the fundamentals of product management. 


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Course Details

Requirements that this course satisfies: This course satisfies the experiential course requirement for both the undergraduate and graduate minors in entrepreneurship. 

Duration: 3-hour course sessions, once per week (3-hour courses include regular breaks and are broken into lecture, discussion, and groupwork portions); 1 quarter 

Class size: 30 students 

Course numbers: ENTREP 490, MEM 430, & IMC 490 

Who Should Enroll: Graduate students and advanced undergraduates interested in expanding their knowledge of product management and intrapreneurship. 

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