Giving 2.0: The MOOC, is a Stanford University-sponsored online course intended to teach givers of all ages, backgrounds, incomes and experiences to give more effectively. Taught by social entrepreneur, philanthropist and bestselling author Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen, Giving 2.0: The MOOC will teach you how to assess nonprofits, create a high-impact philanthropic strategy, volunteer more effectively, use existing, free technology for good and more.
Giving 2.0: The MOOC is a six-module course. Each module has a particular theme and 5-10 content-packed and activity-rich, videos exploring that theme. Videos will include lectures from Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen as well as interviews, discussions and lectures given by guest speakers. Guest speakers are renowned leaders in multiple industries including philanthropy, technology and business, who will provide unique insights into course topics. Course participants will have the opportunity to join Talkabouts – small virtual meeting groups created to discuss class-related topics. By the course’s conclusion, course participants will have created an Individual Giving Action Plan to guide their future giving in a highly effective and meaningful way. Course participants will also complete a formal nonprofit assessment and be provided with ongoing, post-MOOC philanthropy education content that will support continued development and execution of their philanthropic goals.
完成时间为 2 小时
Introduction to Philanthropy
Learners will examine how to approach their giving in new ways, why they have given historically and how they – through strategy and planning – can give in a way that matters
13 个视频 （总计 62 分钟）, 5 个阅读材料
完成时间为 2 小时
The goal of this module is to study the tools used to craft a philanthropic strategy. Learners will be guided through issue area selection, the theory of change framework, how to
assess a social or environmental issue’s landscape and how to pick a high-impact intervention strategy.
11 个视频 （总计 75 分钟）, 6 个阅读材料
完成时间为 4 小时
Nonprofit Selection and Assessment
This module will empower learners to efficiently assess any nonprofit through a variety of tools, metrics and perspectives. Course participants will learn how to research and engage
with nonprofits, as well as conduct a comprehensive nonprofit assessment.
11 个视频 （总计 71 分钟）, 3 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
完成时间为 1 小时
Learners will reflect on all of the resources they can access and/or deploy in order to realize their full giving potential.
10 个视频 （总计 48 分钟）, 3 个阅读材料
完成时间为 2 小时
Giving with Greater Meaning
This module centers on discovering the many, diverse ways course participants can leverage their unique philanthropic resources to create the impact they want to have. We have
numerous guest speakers sharing their expertise in this module – review the lessons that interest you before moving on to module 6.
18 个视频 （总计 106 分钟）, 3 个阅读材料
完成时间为 2 小时
Philanthropy – the Never-Ending Gift
Learners will take stock of their progress over the course and learn how to stay connected with the course content and their fellow course participants moving forward.
6 个视频 （总计 34 分钟）, 4 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
课程没有指定的阅读资料，但是课上的内容和思想与Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen的著作 Giving 2.0： Transform Your Giving and Our World （奉献2.0：改变你的慈善行为和我们的世界） （Wiley/Jossey Bass出版社，2011年）相互关联。大家可以在网上或者书店购买此书。 亚马逊购书链接。其他选读资料有助于大家深入学习每周内容，详细列表将在课程 网站上发布。