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À propos du cours

This free 6 week course is for anyone who wants to make a difference. Whether you are already familiar with the field of social innovation or social entrepreneurship, working for an organization that wants to increase its social impact, or just starting out, this course will take you on a journey of exploring the complex problems that surround us and how to start thinking about solutions. We will debunk common assumptions around what resources are needed to begin acting as a social innovator. We will learn from the numerous examples of social innovations happening all over the world. You will be challenged to get out of your comfort zone and start engaging with the diverse spaces around you. By the end of the course, you will have formed your own approach to social innovation, and you will have begun to develop the concepts, mindset, skills, and relationships that will enable you to start and evolve as a changemaker. You will be able to purchase a Verified Certificate if you wish to show evidence of your achievements, but this is optional, and you may apply for Financial Aid if you are unable to pay the certificate fee. The Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship co-created this course with RLabs, a social movement ‘born-and-bred’ in Bridgetown, Cape Town that is now active in 22 countries. The movement empowers youth through innovative and disruptive technology by teaching them vital skills and providing much needed support and a sense of community. Advocating and supporting initiatives such as RLabs forms part of the Bertha Centre’s mandate. The Centre is a specialised unit at University of Cape Town’s Graduate School of Business, and is the first academic centre in Africa dedicated to advancing social innovation and entrepreneurship. You can view the course trailer at Tweet about this course using the hashtag #socinnMOOC...

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10 févr. 2018

Highly recommended for the change agents who have no background in social entrepreneurship. This course will walk you through step by step into changing the system for the better of humanity habitats.


2 juil. 2020

This course was great! I learned a lot through discussion and project submissions. I have not only learned how to create change in my community but I have taken the first steps to make it a reality.

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par Clàudia

10 mai 2020

Extremely motivational and revealing. Very suitable in the current global situation.

par Rashmith S

7 juin 2021

this is an excellent project. i learned a lot of new thing in this. thank you

par Olutoye D F

24 avr. 2020

One of the most engaging, rich and highly interactive course! It's top notch.

par Sakir A

27 juil. 2019

Would be better if it was self paced...peer assignments take a lot of time...

par Phutanate P

23 mai 2020

I got many ideas for my career and my vision. Thanks a lot for this course.

par Bala K

11 mai 2020

A good initiate of social innovation and the course enrich our knowledge

par Sydelle S J

5 août 2020

Thought this was a great intro to social innovation and in depth.

par Waleed L

29 août 2020

Recommended for anyone interested in doing some social good.

par Lungisa S

9 juil. 2020

Awesome course learnt a lot about social innovation from it.


22 mai 2020

good for beginners who aspire to become a social innovators.

par Jack M

25 mars 2021

A very informative and challenging course

par Ongeziwe N

8 mars 2019

Amazing. I thoroughly enjoyed the course!


4 juin 2020

It was a nice learning experience..

par Nina A

7 mars 2017

Great and inspirational course!

par Sadia M

10 mai 2020

it was amazing.thanks everyone

par Franco G A

11 juin 2019

very good reflection excercise

par Santhosh R

9 juil. 2020

Really interesting and good


28 juin 2020

it was a good course

par Samiul I

1 juin 2020

it was so creative

par Harish K

16 mai 2020

great course

par Ajit P

14 mai 2020

Good course

par Akinboyewa O O

31 oct. 2020



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par Abdullah A Z

9 mai 2020


par Ellen D

28 juin 2020

The "reflecting" videos at the end of each week were not very helpful. Its not particularly engaging to watch a group discussion. I think this could have been made more interesting. But I like the assessments.