Social Impact Storytelling

Curriculum & Schedule

25 Jun 12-1pm ET
Professional Certificate in Social Impact Storytelling Webinar  

During the Summer & Fall semesters, professional development and certificate classes will be offered as Flex Learning experiences. These classes are taught in real-time by Georgetown instructors using Zoom video conferencing. Flex Learning classes are designed to provide our professional learners with a high-quality, engaging educational experience. For more information about Flex Learning, please contact Program Support at pdcprograms@georgetown.edu.

You must successfully complete the six required courses in sequence as a cohort for a total of 12.6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), which is equivalent to 126.0 contact hours.

  1. Fundamentals of Social Impact Storytelling (1.8 CEUs)
  2. Designing Stories With Purpose and Emotion (2.7 CEUs)
  3. Creating Your Story Portfolio (2.7 CEUs)
  4. Building A Sustainable Culture of Storytelling (1.8 CEUs)
  5. Future of Storytelling (1.8 CEUs)
  6. Becoming A Story Changemaker (1.8 CEUs)


Course Name Summer 2021 Fall 2021
Fundamentals of Social Impact Storytelling Mar 01- Mar 14 Aug 30- Sep 12
Designing Stories With Purpose and Emotion Mar 15- Mar 28 Sep 13- Sep 26
Creating Your Story Portfolio Mar 29- Apr 11 Sep 27- Oct 10
Building A Sustainable Culture of Storytelling Apr 12- Apr 25 Oct 11- Oct 24
Future of Storytelling Apr 26- May 09 Oct 25- Nov 07
Becoming A Story Changemaker May 10- May 23 Nov 08- Nov 21