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Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship

CSPL 262
Fall 2019
Section: 01  
Certificates: Civic Engagement, Civic Engagement Minor

This is an intro-level crash course in social entrepreneurship. We will start by defining social entrepreneurship, then we will explore the tactics and tendencies of successful social entrepreneurs. We will partially incubate a real social enterprise, learning by doing. Each session will be a combination of lecture, group work/discussion, and in-class presentations.

This course will be useful for students who want to think critically about how social change happens, launch their own projects or ventures, innovate solutions to social and environmental problems, hone their activism, and/or build practical skills. Although it is introductory level, it will be useful for students already involved with social impact organizations or entrepreneurial enterprises.
Credit: .25 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS CSPL
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Credit/Unsatisfactory
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CIVI-MN)(IDEA-MN)(IDEA)
Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%

Last Updated on JUL-23-2024
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