Loading...

Course Description

Design thinking is a practice pioneered by top design firms like IDEO and used by some of the world’s most innovative companies. In this course, you learn the methodology and develop the mindset that will equip you to better understand problems, unlock hidden needs, and design groundbreaking innovations to address those needs. We cover every element of the design thinking approach, from empathy research to ideation to prototyping to getting user feedback and iterating from your designs. You will be able to apply your design thinking skills to your own professional field or discipline, as well as everyday life.nThis is course number one of five for those interested in pursuing the Design Leadership for Business Certificate, but all students wishing to learn about design thinking are encouraged to enroll.n

Learner Outcomes

  • Design thinking concepts and strategies explained simply
  • How design thinking can be applied to any activity, personal or work
  • Interview and observation techniques to achieve insights into behavior that guide design thinking
  • Prototyping using simple materials, tools and skills

Notes

Benefits:

  • Understand how design thinking can apply to a wide range of activities
  • Apply design thinking to your work or personal life
  • Sharpen observation skills
  • Bring and demonstrate design thinking skills to your workplace

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

Loading...

Enroll Now: Select a section to enroll in

Section Title
Design Thinking Fundamentals
Type
Online
Dates
Jan 19, 2021 to Feb 21, 2021
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
CE Tuition non-credit $577.00
Faculty/Staff Waiver non-credit $577.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
Feb 10, 2021
Transfer Request Deadline
Jan 12, 2021
Instructors
Section Title
Design Thinking Fundamentals
Type
Online
Dates
Apr 05, 2021 to May 09, 2021
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
CE Tuition non-credit $577.00
Faculty/Staff Waiver non-credit $577.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 27, 2021
Transfer Request Deadline
Mar 29, 2021
Required fields are indicated by .