This course is designed for people with a social vision and a strong personal drive. Unconventional teaching methods will bring out potentially hidden talents not normally addressed in study halls. It will enhance your practical organizational skills, test your leadership ability, broaden your horizon, teach you to be more at ease with success and failure and expand your social and professional network.
By learning to apply business model generation, new media marketing, network activation, presentation techniques and team management strategies, you will launch your startup project, strengthen your resume and boost your career opportunities.
Become involved in social innovation and develop your entrepreneurial talent by contributing to the creation of a viable, sustainable and profitable social project or business. While gaining career-essential skills you will also be creating learning opportunities for others.
Instead of just being a passive consumer of knowledge in class, this course allows you to be actively involved in solving problems in society, in business, networking and engaging with inspiring people in their respective fields and designing and implementing a business plan that makes a real difference!
In the program, you work in small teams to complete your social innovation project, which consists of designing and implementing a change project or social enterprise.
By the end of the program you should be able to:
- Explain the process of developing a social innovation project
- Develop a minimum viable product concept with a team
- Iterate the early development of a product or service with stakeholder
- Pitch a project to potential investors / sponsors / partners
- Express the core needs of a project for finance and marketing