Social Innovations and Foresight
Quick Info: Bachelor ׀ Lecture, tutorial ׀ German ׀ Winter term ׀ ECTS 3
|Chair||Professorship Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Sustainability|
|Time||3 hours (every second week)|
|Examination||Seminar paper and paper presentation|
|Course Material||All relevant course materials will be provided at the course LSF|
|Rotation||Once per semester|
The seminar offers students an overview of the principles, conditions, methods and approaches of social innovation and foresight.
The seminar is divided into three sections:
The first section concerns the emergence and diffusion of social innovations. Approaches and concepts for understanding organizational and systemic conditions facilitating and impeding social innovations are discussed.
The second section concerns the impact and measurement approaches of social innovations. The focus here lies on social and ecological impact and methods for evaluating them.
The third section discusses the basics of thinking about and dealing with futures. The focus is on methodological approaches and the practical application of scenario analysis.
Components of the seminar include student presentations of research articles and writing of a seminar paper.
To register, please send an email with your List of Credit Courses (Notenspiegel) and CV with 2-3 sentences on motivation to Amyn Vogel