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Skills you will gain

Cost–Benefit AnalysisPlanningAdvertising CampaignCrowdfunding

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Flexible deadlines

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Approx. 6 hours to complete

Suggested: 8 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Learners taking this Course are

  • Marketing Specialists
  • Lawyers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Chief Executive Officers (CEOs)
  • Presidents

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Module 1

3 videos (Total 32 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
The Importance of the "Crowd" in Crowdfunding8m
Interview with Slava Rubin14m
1 reading
Module 1 Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz20m
Week
2
1 hour to complete

Module 2

4 videos (Total 39 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
Interview with Christian Strevy7m
What Sort of Preparation Should You Do?8m
Interview with Stephanie Pereira16m
1 reading
Module 2 Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz20m
Week
3
1 hour to complete

Module 3

4 videos (Total 39 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
Interview with Justin Kazmark12m
Dealing with Backers and Delivering Results9m
Interview with Sarah Miester8m
1 reading
Module 3 Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz20m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Module 4

5 videos (Total 55 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
Who Succeeds at Crowdfunding?9m
Interview with Zach Dunham8m
Crowdfunding for Startups8m
Interview with Antina Lee19m
1 reading
Module 4 Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz20m
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Top reviews from Crowdfunding

By AHDec 9th 2017

Great course to get the nuts and bolts of crowd funding, info about leading crowdfunding platforms, how to avoid pitfalls during the campaigns.

By TROct 6th 2018

Highly recommended for anyone that wants to use crowdfunding to get capital for their idea or product. The delivery model is priceless!..

Instructor

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Ethan Mollick

Associate Professor
Associate Professor of Management- Wharton School

About University of Pennsylvania

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