Create a Business Plan

Essential Details

Interaction Type People Time Stakes



✖ Learner-to-Content


With Others

✖ Asynchronous


✖ Low-Stakes




Students create a business, social media, or marketing plan. Students write and present their plan as if they were an employee at a company or an entrepreneur seeking a loan from a bank. 

Throughout the semester, students will practice the necessary skills to complete their plan. 


You have recently been hired by a small video game developer as a social media marketer. Your manager asks you to unify all your company's marketing efforts with a social media strategy. She asks for a five-page marketing plan and a PowerPoint presentation by the end of next week. 

Bloom's Level

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Level Action



Fifth Evaluate
Fourth Analyze
Third Apply
Second Understand
First Remember


Create / Write


  • Canvas Discussion
  • Canvas Assignment

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