Expand your knowledge about social innovation, the types of social innovation
Understand the importance of design thinking for designing social innovation projects specifically targeting the needs of marginalised social groups
Understand current problems that social innovators and organisations are facing in the impact world and learn the meaning of the Catch-22 paradox, and how to overcome it by creating news ideas and speed up innovation with the help of design thinking
Learn how social innovators use design thinking as a method to come up with ideas and implement them.
Understand the 5 human-centered steps of design thinking
Learn about the goals, objectives of design thinking, and understand why sense and sensibility are the core values of creating social projects
Be able to analyse and understand social innovation projects based on case studies in the US and in Europe as ell
Be capable of finding out the underlying issues when it comes to a social problem, how to identify what the systemic problem is, and how to create innovative solutions together with the community.
What is included in this Crash Course?
6 emails with valuable resources about Social Innovation and Design Thinking
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