Social Innovation

Social situations can be tricky to manage. However, with the right tools, you can learn to navigate even the trickiest social situations.

This course will provide an innovation framework that can be used to address social issues. Participants will gain an awareness of social issues and how to use creativity tools to develop ideas and inspired solutions. In this course, participants will have hands-on experience with practical Lo-fi prototyping to improve design.

Have you always wanted to create social impact in the community individually or through your business? The skills, tools and methodologies discussed through this course will give you fresh perspectives and help you to start addressing social issues systematically.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • describe how value is created through Social Innovation

  • demonstrate thoughtful consideration of user needs while exploring new ideas

  • apply idea-generation tools to develop business ideas and solutions given various social contexts

Who should attend?

The general public, public servants, grassroots leaders and even social entrepreneurs looking to improve or solve community issues. 

Certification

Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Attendance issued by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 80% of the attendance.

Course Dates

18 Oct 2019

Course Duration

1 day

Course Venue

Republic Polytechnic @ Woodlands

Full Course Fee (Others)

Workfare Training Support (WTS) Scheme

Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-employed Singapore Citizens OR Singapore PR Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below OR Singapore PR
$288.90 $19.17 $28.89 $32.67 $86.67

Note:
•Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
•All fees quoted are inclusive of GST.
•WTS: Workfare Training Support scheme for SCs 35 years and above with average gross income not exceeding $2,000.

Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fee and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to sufficient number of participants.

All information is accurate at the time of publishing.

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Need more help?

If you are still unsure about which course to pursue, please contact our Academy for Continuing Education.  

Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.