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The foundation for this course lies with unique synergies between pioneering research, teaching, and social initiatives through the Subsistence Marketplaces Initiative. Unique to this approach is a bottom-up understanding of the intersection of poverty and the marketplace. The goals of this course are to help you develop an understanding of marketplace activity in the radically different context of subsistence where much of humanity resides and survives, and for you to design solutions that can be implemented by individuals, businesses, and social enterprises through economically, ecologically, and socially sustainable products for subsistence marketplaces....
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1 ч. на завершение

Course Orientation

You will become familiar with the course, your classmates, and our learning environment. The orientation will also help you obtain the technical skills required for the course....
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1 видео (всего 2 мин.), 5 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video1 видео
Reading5 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Course Orientation10мин
Syllabus10мин
About the Discussion Forums10мин
Updating Your Profile10мин
Social Media10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Orientation Quiz10мин
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6 ч. на завершение

Introduction to Subsistence Marketplaces Approach

In this module you will learn about the bottom-up approach to the study of subsistence marketplaces. The module will also discuss cognitive predilections engendered by low-income and low-literacy in subsistence marketplaces. ...
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7 видео (всего 53 мин.), 3 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 5 тестов
Video7 видео
Lesson 1-1.2 A Day in the Life of a Rural Homemaker7мин
Lesson 1-1.3 A Day in the Life of a Family5мин
Lesson 1-2.1 Thinking in Subsistence Marketplaces12мин
Module 1 Live Session: January 18, 201410мин
Module 1 Summary: June 16, 20142мин
Module 1 Summary: January 20152мин
Reading3 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Module 1 Overview10мин
Lesson 1-1 Readings10мин
Lesson 1-2 Readings10мин
Quiz3 практического упражнения
Lesson 1-1 Practice Quiz4мин
Lesson 1-2 Practice Quiz4мин
Module 1 Quiz20мин

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Consumers and Entrepreneurs in Subsistence Marketplaces

In this module you will learn about emotions and coping behaviors in subsistence marketplaces. The module will also expose you to the life circumstances of consumers and entrepreneurs in subsistence marketplaces. ...
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7 видео (всего 41 мин.), 3 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 5 тестов
Video7 видео
Lesson 2-1.2 A Day in the Life of an Urban Homemaker5мин
Lesson 2-2.1 Subsistence Consumers and Entrepreneurs9мин
Lesson 2-2.2 A Day in the Life of an Urban Shopkeeper6мин
Lesson 2-2.3 A Day in the Life of a Rural Shopkeeper7мин
Module 2 Live Session: January 25, 20145мин
Module 2 Summary: June 23, 20142мин
Reading3 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Module 2 Overview10мин
Lesson 2-1 Readings10мин
Lesson 2-2 Readings10мин
Quiz3 практического упражнения
Lesson 2-1 Practice Quiz4мин
Lesson 2-2 Practice Quiz4мин
Module 2 Quiz20мин

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7 ч. на завершение

Exchanges and Needs in Subsistence Marketplaces

In this module you will learn about unique aspects that characterize marketplace interactions between buyers and sellers in subsistence marketplaces. You will also learn about understanding needs and markets in subsistence marketplaces. ...
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6 видео (всего 106 мин.), 4 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 5 тестов
Video6 видео
Lesson 3-1.2 Shakti Rising52мин
Lesson 3-2.1 Needs/Products, Relationships, and Markets in Subsistence Marketplaces11мин
Lesson 3-2 Virtual Immersion Slideshow3мин
Module 3 Live Session: February 1, 201426мин
Module 3 Summary: June 30, 20141мин
Reading4 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Module 3 Overview10мин
Lesson 3-1 Readings10мин
Lesson 3-2 Readings10мин
Lesson 3-2 Virtual Immersion Exercise: Instructions10мин
Quiz3 практического упражнения
Lesson 3-1 Practice Quiz4мин
Lesson 3-2 Practice Quiz4мин
Module 3 Quiz20мин

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7 ч. на завершение

Gaining Marketplaces Insights

In this module you will learn about gaining marketplace insights in subsistence marketplaces. You will also learn about environmental issues in subsistence marketplaces. ...
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16 видео (всего 137 мин.), 3 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 5 тестов
Video16 видео
Lesson 4-1.2 Rural Conversation and Observation14мин
Lesson 4-1.3 Urban Conversation and Observation15мин
Field Immersion Clip 16мин
Field Immersion Clip 212мин
Field Immersion Clip 33мин
Field Immersion Clip 43мин
Field Immersion Clip 53мин
A Visit to Tribal Communities in Tanzania2мин
A Rural Community in Argentina2мин
A Day in the Life of an Artisan in Mendoza, Argentina3мин
Lesson 4-2.1 Local Environments in Subsistence Marketplaces9мин
Lesson 4-2.2 Environmental Issues in Urban Subsistence Marketplaces4мин
Lesson 4-2.3 Environmental Issues in Rural Subsistence Marketplaces3мин
Module 4 Live Session: February 8, 201429мин
Module 4 Summary: July 7, 20146мин
Reading3 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Module 4 Overview10мин
Lesson 4-1 Readings10мин
Lesson 4-2 Readings10мин
Quiz3 практического упражнения
Lesson 4-1 Practice Quiz4мин
Lesson 4-2 Practice Quiz4мин
Module 4 Quiz20мин
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автор: NCOct 29th 2017

great learning, very useful for my PhD work, Thanks to Madhu Sir and whole team for designing such a comprehensive and timely course.

Преподаватель

Madhu Viswanathan

Diane and Steven N. Miller Professor in Business
Department of Business Administration

О University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a world leader in research, teaching and public engagement, distinguished by the breadth of its programs, broad academic excellence, and internationally renowned faculty and alumni. Illinois serves the world by creating knowledge, preparing students for lives of impact, and finding solutions to critical societal needs. ...

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