Introducing the voluntary sector

If you feel that you want to learn more about the voluntary sector then this short 8-week course is for you. The course will guide you through some of the distinctive features and values of the voluntary sector, how organisations are funded and involve volunteers and other ‘stakeholders’ in their work. It will also provide you with knowledge and skills you can apply to your own work or volunteering as well as your everyday life.
 

Course Code: VS_1
Estimated Start:
Duration: 8 weeks,3 hours
Type: Micro course
Assessments: 2 hours

Credentialing:
Course Credit: Non accredited
Additional Courses:
Credential: digital badge, state of participation
Level:

The Open University is proud to make this course freely available under a Creative Commons licence. Unless otherwise stated or third-party materials which are used with permission, so are not subject to the Creative Commons licence, or ours to give away. Full details can be found in the Acknowledgements section of the course.