About Course

Develop practical and comprehensive plans to achieve your goals for social change. This course will assist you in delving deeply into creating actionable road maps and meticulously assessing the path forward. It will challenge you to scrutinize the feasibility and lasting relevance of your ideas while also equipping you with valuable decision-making and planning tools.

Course Contributors: Dr. Segun Fatudimu, Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Impact Toolbox and Kirsten Brosbøl, Founder of 2030Beyond, Former Minister for Environment and Danish Member of Parliament. 

Course Editors & Illustrators: Min Ngo, Toronto Metropolitan University and Lisa Ngo, York University.

Certification: Earn a certificate and position yourself as a social change strategist.

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What Will You Learn?

  • Problem identification, validation and description  
  • Ideation and solution analysis
  • Crafting vision, mission, and core values.
  • Developing a theory of change
  • Action planning 
  • Aligning with the sustainable development goals
  • Risk assessment and mitigation strategies.

Course Content

Module One: Introduction to Strategy & Problem Identification
Please note that to receive a certificate for this course, it is mandatory to "mark all lessons complete", submit all assignments and quizzes. If you're unable to submit an assignment, simply enter "NA" (Not Applicable) in the answer text box and proceed to submit.

  • What is an impact strategy ?
    02:08
  • Five things strategy is not
  • Problem analysis
    01:45
  • Understanding the problem
  • Exercise: Problem validation and problem statement

Module Two: Looking for Solutions – Ideation, Analysis & Prioritization
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Module Three: Defining Your North Star & Values
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Module Four: Impact Modelling
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Module Five: Action Planning
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Module Six: Risk Analysis & Assessment
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Module Seven: Going Global; Aligning your Strategic Plan to the 2030 Global Goals
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Student Ratings & Reviews

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MA
1 week ago
It was insightful and great
AM
2 weeks ago
A very practical learning experience.
KI
2 weeks ago
This is a hands-on transformational course
JN
4 weeks ago
Yes it was a good match for me as i am presently about to fully launch my social enterprise. After taking the course, i have to go back and do more work.Thanks to the course.
AS
4 weeks ago
Well articulated. I should have scored better
RO
1 month ago
The course provided clarity, enabling me to strategize and build social enterprises for real impact. A great course!
VA
2 months ago
Great course!
Emmanuella Duoku
2 months ago
Great course
VA
2 months ago
This course was so informative. I learnt a lot. Thank you.
Goodluck Anuforo
3 months ago
It was a wonderful and authentic experience. Very realistic.
JM
4 months ago
it was amazing. honestly. am beginning my journey starting my own organization and i had to rethink a loot of things after going through this course. I always struggled with risk analysis but this course made it clear and thankful to have done it.
It good course ,
ME
4 months ago
I got new knowledge and the course was easy to understand.
Dawod Yimer
4 months ago
The course is very clear and well presented.
EB
4 months ago
Informative, logically structured. Concrete feedback on the different assignments would help learners continue learning after they've received their grade.
CR
4 months ago
This engaging and insightful online course offers a transformative journey into the world of social impact, providing participants with valuable tools, strategies, and real-world examples to drive positive change within communities. With its well-structured curriculum, expert instructors, and diverse range of learning resources, this program stands out as one of the most comprehensive and impactful courses available today
SM
4 months ago
Great course!
GM
4 months ago
I learnt a lot about change management and various ways to measure impact, which is useful in building a social enterprise.
RN
4 months ago
I learnt a lot about things I thought I already knew.
RA
4 months ago
This course was a great match for me. I have been able to learn a lot especially on design thinking and I am applying what I learnt in my initiative as I am an up and coming social entrepreneur.