Day at the Museum: Honing Your Non-Profit Skills
2 Academic Units $310
Part I: Prepare yourself for a new career in the non-profit sector, or update the skills you already have. Through the use of selected readings, video, and exercises you’ll explore leadership, strategic planning, fundraising, volunteer development, budgeting, and marketing. You should take this class to learn the key management issues and latest thinking needed to become a more effective, productive, and strategic contributor to your non-profit organization’s goals and objectives!
1 Academic Unit $155
Part II Simulation: Lead the Courtney Museum! Put the skills that you learned in Day at the Museum Part I to use in this eSimulation designed to challenge you while exploring real-world issues encountered by non-profit managers. You’ll assume the role of executive director of the troubled Courtney Museum dealing with a series of personnel, marketing, financial, and community relations issues. As you make decisions an adaptive scoreboard reflects the impact of your actions and video
commentary will explore the consequences of choosing different paths for reviving the Museum.
Prerequisite: Day at the Museum Part I