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Introduction to Design, Social Impact, and Entrepreneurship
This course introduces students to a human-centered design process and to how these methodologies can be applied to develop socially impactful enterprises. It also introduces a social justice lens, integrating issues of power and privilege into the design process. Students will have an opportunity to practice the methods of discovery and ideation to more deeply understand the unmet need they are hoping to address thr...
Feb 04 - Mar 17
Online
Spring 2019
Introduction to Design, Social Impact, and Entrepreneurship
This course introduces students to a human-centered design process and to how these methodologies can be applied to develop socially impactful enterprises. It also introduces a social justice lens, integrating issues of power and privilege into the design process. Students will have an opportunity to practice the methods of discovery and ideation to more deeply understand the unmet need they are hoping to address thr...
May 28 - Jul 07
Online
Summer 2019
Designing Impact: From Idea to Proof of Concept
In this course, students will solidify their own social venture idea and will learn skills and strategies to create and test prototypes of their venture ideas as a means of developing a proof of concept. Students will also deepen their understanding of the ecosystem (field or industry) in which they are working and their theory of change in order to strategically intervene within that system to achieve scalable impact.
Mar 25 - May 05
Online
Spring 2019
Designing Impact: From Idea to Proof of Concept
In this course, students will solidify their own social venture idea and will learn skills and strategies to create and test prototypes of their venture ideas as a means of developing a proof of concept. Students will also deepen their understanding of the ecosystem (field or industry) in which they are working and their theory of change in order to strategically intervene within that system to achieve scalable impact.
Jul 01 - Aug 11
Online
Summer 2019
Beyond iCelebrities: Social Networking and Social Activism
Popular social networking sites have evolved rapidly in the past few years, alongside Internet-savvy grassroots organizations like MoveOn.org. The course outlines the recent history of Move On, Code Pink, Facebook, YouTube, and Second Life (virtual activism) and the viral nature of Internet trends. What happens when corporate entities enter social networks on the Internet? What is the link between viral marketing and...
  • Programs: Online Learning
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 4287 - NCOM 3026 A
  • Sweeney, Kathleen
Jan 22 - May 13
Online
Spring 2019
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