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Make Change Happen

The Open University and Oxfam via FutureLearn

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  • Provider FutureLearn
  • Subject Social Sciences
  • $ Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
  • Session Upcoming
  • Language English
  • Certificate Paid Certificate Available
  • Effort 3 hours a week
  • Start Date
  • Duration 8 weeks long

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Overview

Learn what drives positive social change in your role as a changemaker

If we want to make effective and lasting social change, we must understand power dynamics, social systems and how change really happens.

This course will help you to understand the context of your situation, along with your existing sources of power and influence. You’ll be guided by examples of successful international movements and local community action - connecting with other changemakers around the globe.

Ultimately, you’ll finish this course equipped with the skills you need to spot and act upon opportunities - bringing about the change you want to see in your community and the world.

This course is aimed at activists and change agents with a personal or professional interest in how change happens, and who want to be more effective at delivering change for good.

Taught by

Emily Gillingham

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