2019 - 2020 Graduate Catalogue 
    Dec 10, 2023  
2019 - 2020 Graduate Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EI 530. Social Entrepreneurship (3)

This courses provides students with an introduction to the major opportunities and challenges facing social entrepreneurs and their ventures. Social entrepreneurship's rapid emergence over the past decade has coincided with the rise of information technology that has given individuals more power now than at any point in history. Social entrepreneurship is about applying innovative financial and operational solutions to ameliorating intractable social problems such as health care, education, poverty, climate change and human rights. This course will not only introduce you to the issues and challenges faced by social entrepreneurs the world over, but will also focus on the various business models adopted by social enterprises. Course fee: $55.00.