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English
Subtitles: English, Ukrainian

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

What is Creativity?

2 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 52 min), 9 readings
12 videos
Everyday Creativity Assignment2m
Magic Wand Wishes2m
Definition of Creativity2m
Myths of Creativity2m
Deferring Judgement3m
Developmental Trajectory of Creativity6m
History of International Center for Studies in Creativity4m
The Four Ps4m
Brendan Bannon7m
Katherine Conway-Turner6m
Brian Nesline4m
9 readings
Course Overview10m
Assignments10m
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Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

The Creative Person

5 hours to complete
13 videos (Total 56 min), 12 readings, 1 quiz
13 videos
Light Switch Plate Assignment2m
The Big Three Affective Skills3m
Playfulness7m
TRYCycle5m
The Four Components of Divergent Thinking5m
Cognitive Style: FourSight8m
Neuroscience of Creativity3m
Failure and Making Mistakes3m
Mindfulness3m
Progress3m
Ismet Mamnoon4m
Benjamin Streeter3m
12 readings
Assignments10m
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Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

The Creative Press

1 hour to complete
9 videos (Total 29 min), 6 readings
9 videos
Physical vs. Psychological Press3m
Culture3m
Ten Dimensions of a Creative Climate: Idea Time, Idea Support, and Risk-Taking3m
Ten Dimensions of a Creative Climate: Freedom, Dynamism, & Playfulness and Humor2m
Ten Dimensions of a Creative Climate: Challenges, Debates and Conflict3m
Ten Dimensions of a Creative Climate: Trust and Openness2m
Overcoming Barriers3m
Todd Benzin4m
6 readings
Research Study Opportunity10m
Assignments10m
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#bAware10m
Week
4

Week 4

5 hours to complete

The Creative Process

5 hours to complete
15 videos (Total 61 min), 11 readings, 1 quiz
15 videos
Annoyances3m
Creative Process3m
Brainstorming3m
Divergent Thinking9m
Convergent Thinking2m
Incubation2m
Clarifying Problems3m
Ideation3m
PPCo3m
WISMDI… and How/How3m
Tim Switalski5m
Paul Harris5m
Amy Hartman4m
Mike Fox4m
11 readings
Assignments10m
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