Course Details

Social Innovation: Designing for Change
SSIM-452-0
Previously Known as KPPI-452-0
1.0 CR
Elective
PASS / NO CREDIT
No
DESCRIPTION
This experiential lab course combines classroom learning with hands-on consultative projects for social impact organizations, allowing students to apply management learnings and analytical expertise to the real challenges that leadership teams face as they operate and scale social impact endeavors within markets. Students interested in consulting, social innovation and leadership, and social finance will benefit from this class. Student teams will work on a real-life project with a company, nonprofit, or public entity. For the fall of 2022, projects will include a range of engagements focused on market analysis, financial innovation and products, go-to-market strategy, and product development. Deliverables will be robust, analytical, and professional-grade. Students will have the opportunity to express preferences among all potential projects..
TRACKS
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Pathway
Energy and Sustainability Pathway
Entrepreneurship Pathway
Social Impact Pathway - Innovation
Social Impact Pathway - Policy
Social Impact Pathway- Nonprofit
SCHEDULE SUMMARY
Fall 2022
CH
EV

CH (Chicago)
EV (Evanston)
DayTime
Evening
Saturdays
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PREREQUISITES
Negative Prerequisite:
All Students: KPPI-452-0