Advanced Social Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation

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Purpose

Social entrepreneurs are entrepreneurial, innovative, and “transformatory” individuals who are also: leaders, storytellers, people managers, visionary opportunists, and alliance builders. They recognize a social problem and organize, create, and manage a venture to make social change. Leadbeater (1997)

Outcomes

On completion of this course, if all criteria is met you will be allowed entry into a three year Diploma in Small Business Management, access to a social economy network, industry experts and advice, knowledge and skills with practical examples.

Modules

  • Present and market your business
  • Create an effective Business Plan
  • Sustainable business practices
  • Develop Business growth strategies
  • Use Project management tools to advance the business Social marketing
  • Analysis of financial statements
  • How to do financial projections
  • Fundraising skills
  • Identify and share your value proposition
  • Aspects of social media

Admission requirements

NQF Level 4 qualification, either:

  • Senior Certificate (2008 or earlier), OR
  • National Senior Certificate as certified by Umalusi (2009 or later)
  • National Certificate (Vocational) OR
  • An equivalent NQF4 level qualification

Duration

5 Days

For more information contact:

Ms Vongani Manganye
Tel: +27 (0)11 559 1778
Email: ujcfe@uj.ac.za

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