Welcome to the Orientation to entrepreneurship (BMAN111) micro-course on the OERu site which forms part of North-West University’s Becoming an entrepreneur (BMAN111) course.

In this learning pathway we will help you to register the websites accounts you will need to set up your personal learning environment. These resources are intended for first-time OERu learners and we recommend that you complete this learning pathway before you commence your studies with us.

Building digital literacies using a range of Internet applications in support of your learning will also improve your prospects as a future entrepreneur. We provide this orientation pathway to help you establish your personal learning environment for effective engagement in this micro-course while expanding your digital literacies for future use.



Successful participation in this micro-course requires the ability to:



On successful completion of this orientation pathway you will be able to use the OERu’s component-based, online delivery platform to support your learning. In this learning pathway you will:

  • Create the relevant website accounts you need to engage in the OERu learning experience.
  • Test drive the technologies by completing short activities using these tools.