Strategic Philanthropy

SIP80015 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn

Duration

  • One Semester or equivalent
     


     

Contact hours

  • 36 hours

2021 teaching periods

Hawthorn

Higher Ed. Semester 2 Higher Ed. Semester 2

Dates:
2 Aug 21 - 31 Oct 21

Results:
7 Dec 21

Last self enrolment:
15 Aug 21

Census:
31 Aug 21

Last withdraw without fail:
17 Sep 21

Dates:
2 Aug 21 - 31 Oct 21

Results:
7 Dec 21

Last self enrolment:
15 Aug 21

Census:
31 Aug 21

Last withdraw without fail:
17 Sep 21


Prerequisites

75 Credit Points
and
Enrolment in Master of Social Impact 

Aims and objectives

This unit is an experiential learning and applied unit in which students learn how to develop the strategic, governance, and institutional architecture that underpins a structured giving program. Students will critically explore the core components of effective grant-making, the processes and mechanisms of strategic giving, the legal and regulatory context, and the ethical and governance challenges grant-makers face in an immersive and real-world context. 
 
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to :
 
1. Apply coherent and advanced knowledge of the key concepts, models and debates surrounding strategic philanthropy and grant-making
2. Apply problem solving and decision making methodologies to a strategic grant-making environment
3. Critically evaluate and apply governance and decision-making practices within the field of philanthropy
4. Communicate proficiently in professional practice to a variety of audiences and function as an effective member or leader of a team