Law

Across all seven schools, Stanford has a valid portfolio of courses relevant to social entrepreneurship.

Project-based courses: where you can work on your social venture idea.

Lecture-based, skills and framework courses: to develop basic skills necessary to launch and grow an organization, or to help with funding a social venture or supporting social entrepreneurship in other ways.

Lecture-based, field overview courses: to get a broader landscape view of a particular domain or approach to social impact

 

The listed law courses cover topics such as intellectual property and laws for social change. 

 

course & name

project-based

skills for social impact

context & process of change

Introduction to Legal Design (LAW 761)

Not Offered This Year

X   X

Corporations (LAW 242)

Spring, Autumn

    X

Human Rights and Health (MED 108Q)

Spring

    X

Patent Law and Strategy for Innovators and Entrepreneurs (MS&E 278/ ME 208)

Autumn

    X

Venture Capital II: Starting and Running a Venture-Backed Company (LAW 401)

Spring

    X
 

Last updated on September 23, 2014. All courses are subject to change. Check with Stanford Explore Courses for the latest information. Consult with your department for credit and degree information.