Arts Entrepreneurship

Course Number: 
DOCST 295S.01
Course Instructor: 
Douglas Green
John Supko
Location: 
Perkins LINK 060 (Classroom 1)
Days and Times: 
M 3:05 p.m. - 5:35 p.m.
Course Category: 
Special Topics
Course Type: 
Normal
Course Level: 
Intermediate
Crosslisting(s): 
MUSIC 295S.01
I&E 295S.01
DANCE 201S.01
AMI 296S.01
THEATRST 312S.01
ARTSVIS 295S.01

Student teams work on specific arts-based entrepreneurial projects. Teams comprised of students from different backgrounds (arts, engineering, economics, computer science). Goals include creating business plan and launching ventures in areas of the arts. Structure an adaptation of Fuqua Program for Entrepreneurs. Ideal projects have real/positive impact on society. Students learn to situate artistic creativity within projects that meet societal need. Students from any background welcome to apply for enrollment. Must have interest in arts or working with artists in entrepreneurial context. Admission by permission of instructors.