Learning Outcomes

The SEI Minor introduces students to a range of tools, concepts, and approaches that will encourage the entrepreneurial thinking and innovative problem-solving skills that are needed to develop creative solutions to challenging social problems around the globe. The Minor’s interdisciplinary design, experiential learning emphasis, and Integral Human Development theme will give students a learning experience based around twelve critical competencies:

social opportunity recognition guerilla skills adaptation
social opportunity assessment risk mitigation when creating social value building and using networks to affect social outcomes
resource leveraging and bootstrapping when pursuing social initiatives resilience social value innovation
learning from trial and error creative problem-solving planning in unpredictable and uncontrollable circumstances