Certificate in Social Impact Storytelling

Curriculum & Schedule

During the Fall 2020 semester, 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 Fall 2020 Spring 2021
Fundamentals of Social Impact Storytelling Aug 31- Sep 13 Mar 01- Mar 14
Designing Stories With Purpose and Emotion Sep 14- Oct 04 Mar 15- Mar 28
Creating Your Story Portfolio Oct 05- Oct 25 Mar 29- Apr 01
Building A Sustainable Culture of Storytelling Oct 26- Nov 08 Apr 12- Apr 25
Future of Storytelling Nov 09- Nov 22 Apr 26- May 09
Becoming A Story Changemaker Nov 23- Dec 06 May 10- May 23