Social Enterprise

A short introduction to Social Enterprise. Learners watch four short videos and engage in group discussion to explore the what and how of social enterprise.


Student learning

Through Social Enterprise, students will

  • Explore what a social enterprise is
  • Consider what makes social enterprise different to other types of enterprise
  • Discuss how social enterprises make a difference
  • Consider New Zealand's place in the global social enterprise space 

 

Curriculum links

Enterprise Studies suits the Social Sciences learning area of the NZ curriculum, in particular the ‘Economic World’ and ‘Identity, Culture and Organisation’ strands. The resource can be used as a one off resource within Social Studies, Business and Commerce with both junior and senior secondary students.

Social Enterprise

  • Year 9-13
  • 1-2 hours
  • Social Sciences
    English
  • Free for NZ Schools
  • Led by teachers
Download overview

Students taking part will

  • Explore what a social enterprise is
  • Consider what makes social enterprise different to other types of enterprise
  • Discuss how social enterprises make a difference
  • Consider New Zealand's place in the global social enterprise space

Download includes:

  • Social Enterprise Student Resource