WHAT ARE THE AIMS OF THE COURSE IN REALISTIC TERMS OF BECOMING EITHER SELF-EMPLOYED OR WORKING FOR AN NGO?
The idea of the Diploma is to arm you with the tools you need to launch a social enterprise, organization or a social project. The capstone course, Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Social Change, [...]
HOW MANY PEOPLE WILL ENROLL THE COURSE? WILL I BE ABLE TO NETWORK WITH THE OTHER PARTICIPANTS? AND WILL THERE BE INTERACTION BETWEEN PARTICIPANTS?
The courses are designed to be practical and hands-on. It will incorporate case studies, forum discussions, work in small groups, and will encourage peer-to-peer learning and networking. In the [...]
We offer a limited number of partial scholarships based on a mix of need and merit-based criteria. No full scholarships are available. In order to apply for a partial scholarship, we ask you to [...]
HOW HEAVY OR DEMANDING WILL THE ASSIGNMENTS, PROJECTS, WORKLOAD, ETC. BE? HOW MANY HOURS SHOULD I ANTICIPATE ALLOCATING EACH WEEK?
The course is not “hours intensive.” Participants say they typically invested between 4 and 9 hours of work per week. The biggest challenge that our participants have faced is not the amount of [...]
IS THERE A FIXED SCHEDULE FOR THE ONLINE COURSES? AND AT WHAT TIME ARE THE LECTURES? I LIVE ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD AND WANT TO BE ABLE TO FULLY PARTICIPATE.
Given that the course will have participants from literally all over the world, the course will not have any required real-time meetings. Videos, readings, forum discussions and presentations [...]
All classroom activities and readings are conducted in English, even when English is a second language for most of the participants. In order to successfully complete the coursework, you will [...]
We have some workshops that are scheduled regularly (such as Education 2.0 and Positive Leadership), but for the time-being, the shorter workshops are being offered by demand only. We are not [...]
There are no pre-requisites as such, other than an interest in the subject area and completion of an Online Application. Our courses are conducted in English and require at least a high [...]