HKFYG SIC Summer Course – Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation

This 6-day (10-14,17/8) course aims to equip Form 1 to Form 4 students with the 21st Century Skills, with the focus of entrepreneurship and social innovation. Through this course, youngsters can understand the social problems in Hong Kong and try to draft a business plan to improve the world a better place.

Key Skills that will be Covered in the Course
– Creativity and entrepreneurial mindset
– Problem solving skills
– Communication skills
– Collaboration skills
– Empathy and caring
– Knowledge of practical online tools to expedite the process of social innovation

Target
F.1 – F.4 students in the 2020/2021 academic years

Key Days

Class Dates 10 – 14 August (Monday to Friday), 17 August (Monday)
Class Time 10:00am – 5:30pm (Lunch Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm)
Briefing Date 12 June 2020 (Friday) 7:30pm
HKFYG Social Innovation and Youth Business Unit,
Unit B – E, 11/F, Genesis, 33 – 35 Wong Chuk Hang Road,
Hong Kong
Application Deadline 3 July 2020 (Friday)
Audition Dates 18 July or 25 July (Saturday)
Information Day 1 August (Saturday)

Language
Cantonese supplemented with English

Certificate of Completion
Upon fulfilment of 80% attendance or more, participants will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

Highlighted Events

Design Thinking Workshop

Learn the practical skill for social innovation.

Site Visit (CEO Shadowing)

Visit start up or organisation and understand their business model.

Understanding Social Issues and Needs

Understand the needs of various social groups and figure out the solution.

Business Presentation & Closing
Ceremony

Share the business plan with tutor and other course-mates.

#SIC reserves the right to modify the rules and contents of the classes.

 

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Register Now for the Briefing Session (12 Jun)!

 

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