Free Online Course on Enabling Entrepreneurs to Shape a Better World

Free Online Course on Enabling Entrepreneurs to Shape a Better World
Certificate fee scholarship is available for this course.

Institution: Social Entrepreneurship Akademie
Start Date:  June 26, 2018

Become an entrepreneur and be part of the change with this free online course entitled as “Enabling Entrepreneurs to Shape a Better World”, provided by Social Entrepreneurship Akademie. You will have the opportunity to interact with your peers through a dynamic learning structure.

This course will lead you through your own impact journey where you will get a full perspective of the world of social entrepreneurship. The course gives you the essential insights to boost your entrepreneurial intention and become a real change maker.

Course Summary

  • Duration: 6 weeks
  • Commitment: 6 to 8 hours per week
  • Subject:  Social Sciences
  • Institution: Social Entrepreneurship Akademie
  • Languages: English
  • Price: Free
  • Session: June 26, 2018
  • Requirement:  None
  • Certificate Available: Yes

Who Developed the Course

The Social Entrepreneurship Akademie (SEA) was established as a joint initiative by the entrepreneurship centers of the Munich universities: Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU), Munich University of Applied Sciences (MUAS), and Technical University of Munich (TUM).

Target Audience

No previous knowledge required, just your motivation to change the world!

Where Could This Lead You

After completing this course, you can apply for jobs in the given fields:


Get Extra Benefits

Get a verified certificate to highlight the knowledge and skills you acquire (₹ 3308 INR)

  • Official and approved-Get a certificate with the logo of the institution and the signature of a professor to show your achievements and increase your professional prospects
  • Easy to share-Add the certificate to your résumé or resume, or publish it directly on LinkedIn
  • Proven motivational measure-Give yourself an additional stimulus to complete the course

How to Join This Course

You can register yourself here.

Course Format

Week 1: Entrepreneurship and YOU

  • Social Innovation
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit
  • Yunnus Social Business Model

Week 2: What drives you

  • Needfinding and Ideation
  • From Purpose to Idea
  • Impact Creation
  • Creating Great Teams

Week 3: Make it happen

  • Prototyping
  • Starting in Imperfect Surroundings
  • Entrepreneurial Resilience

Week 4: Explore your ecosystem

  • Entrepreneurial Ecosystems
  • Business Models with an Impact
  • Crowdfunding

Week 5: Think Big

  • Impact Measurement and Scaling
  • What to do when it doesn’t work
  • Overcoming Failure

Week 6: Communicate your ideas

  • Pitching and Idea Communication
  • Storytelling
  • Staying Motivated and Motivating Others

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, you’ll be able to:

  • Gain insights from real social entrepreneurs and their experiences
  • Learn about the impact value chain from academics from diverse disciplines
  • Use the design thinking method to identify concrete social problems and come up with sustainable ideas to solve them
  • Understand the concept of social innovation and learn how to apply it
  • Dive into social impact and learn how to measure it

Who Will You Learn With?

  • Ryan Little: Advisory Board Member, Social Entrepreneurship Akademie
  • Christina Hunn: Head of Global Entrepreneurship Summer School, Social Entrepreneurship Akademie
  • Alexander Osterwalder: Co-founder at Strategyzer, Strategyzer
  • Hedda Pahlson-Moller: CEO of
  • Professor Muhammad Yunus: Nobel Peace Laureate, Chairman Yunus Center
  • Ding Li: Vice President at Non-Profit Incubator


  • Importance of Course: After this course, you will be able to assess entrepreneurial opportunities through the perspective of both impact and business.
  • Importance of Certificate: By the Certificate of Achievement you will be able to prove your success when applying for jobs or courses. You can display it on your LinkedIn or CV.

Detailed Information

For more information about the course, you may visit the Website.

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