World View

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 world view courses will provide overviews of global or regional issues.

 

course & name

project-based

skills for social impact

context & process of change

Latin American Development: Economy and Society, 1800-2000 (HISTORY 279)

Not Offered This Year

    X

Discussions in Global Health (MED 232)

Autumn

    X

Entrepreneurial Opportunities in Developing Economies (STRAMGT 547)

Autumn

  X X

Genocide and Humanitarian Intevention (HISTORY 224C)

Winter

    X

Global Biodesign: Medical Technology in an International Context (BIOE 371/ MED 271/ OIT 587)

Spring

    X

Global Capitalism and Development (SOC 137)

Winter

    X

Global Human Geography: Asia and Africa (HISTORY 106A)

Spring

    X

Global Project Finance (CEE 227)

Winter

    X

Global Work (MS&E 185)

Winter, Spring

    X

Managing Complex, Global Projects (CEE 48N)

Winter

  X  

Water and Sanitation in Developing Countries (CEE 265D)

Spring

    X

Advanced Seminar on Social Entrepreneurship and Global Poverty (GSBGEN 313)

 

  X X

The Politics of Humanitarianism (ANTHRO 337)

Winter

  X X

Medical Ethics in a Global World: Examining Race, Difference and Power in the Research Enterprise (ANTHRO 238, CSRE 138) (ANTHRO 138)

Autumn

    X

Introduction to Global Justice (ETHICSOC 136R)

Spring

    X

The Dynamics of Change in Africa (AFRICAST 301A)

Autumn

    X

The Dynamics of Change in Africa (AFRICAST 301A)

Autumn

    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.