Module Details

BE956-7-FY-CO: Comprehensive Business Plan

Year: 2017/18
Department: Essex Business School
Essex credit: 60
ECTS credit: 30
Available to Study Abroad / Exchange Students: No
Full Year Module Available to Study Abroad / Exchange Students for a Single Term: No
Outside Option: No

Teaching Staff: Supervisors allocated to individual students
Contact details:

Module is taught during the following terms
Autumn Spring Summer

Module Description

An effective business plan will successfully map out key details of the business venture that the entrepreneur and managers can refer to throughout the businesses development, and evoke the confidence and attention of potential financiers. Students studying this module will have the opportunity to develop a business plan to start a new business operation, to expand an existing business operation, to raise finance, generate new market opportunities and/or implement other business goals. Using a range of analytical models students will be able to assess macro and micro environmental factors, and develop sound managerial decisions for business growth.

Learning and Teaching Methods


100 per cent Coursework Mark (Dissertation)


15,000 word Comprehensive Business Plan, 100% of mark. Hand in mid September.

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