‘Social Innovation Capstone Design’ is a capstone design course in cooperation with social venture support company ‘Root Impact’. Students can derive solutions for social problems with the help of professional education partners and can be led to starting a new social venture afterwards. Students think of solutions by themselves in the process of project research and implementation with professional partners, and furthermore practicing ‘Love in Action’ by establishing social ventures.
Starting from domestic companies’ awareness and understanding on social issues, students participate in APYE (Asia Pacific Youth Exchange) program which allows them to share opinions with Asia Pacific students on global issues. Participants can improve their problem solving skills and utilizing prototyping, workshops and discussions, and can come up with a solution in the end.
After taking this course, it can be led to Change Maker Action Learning course or social innovation track
This course is a 8-week program that consists of three steps – ‘Intro’, ‘Learning’, ‘Project’. Participants learn methodology for problem analysis and problem solving, and strengthen the ability in the process of conducting practical projects and getting feedback from experts.
During 2-week term between ‘Intro’ and ‘Learning’, participants can improve their global issue-solving capability through social innovation international training program, APYE(Asia Pacific Youth Exchange).
‘Intro’ (3 weeks) : Build social awareness and understanding through workshop and intensive program
‘Learning & Project’ (5 weeks ) : Defining the problem from given social phenomenon and deriving solutions
APYE entry fee
Support from ADB&UYA, Hanyang University, RootImpact + students sharing of cost
Course educational expenses
Support from RootImpact
Hanyang University supports sharing cost of students who are second-class citizen irrespectively their belonging
Every summer, winter semester applying season