University of Virginia
Design Thinking: Ideas to Action
University of Virginia

Design Thinking: Ideas to Action

This course is part of Design Thinking Specialization

Taught in English

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Jeanne M. Liedtka

Instructor: Jeanne M. Liedtka

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

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Beginner level

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13 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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What you'll learn

  • How to turn insights gathered during the design thinking process into action

  • How to generate solutions and turn ideas into key concepts

  • How to move from ideation to experimentation

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.7

(26 reviews)

Beginner level

Recommended experience

13 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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There are 5 modules in this course

Welcome to the course! In this first week, we will continue our 14-Step process with Steps 8 and 9, in which you will brainstorm ideas and develop concepts related to your chosen project.

What's included

5 videos3 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

Welcome to Week 2! This week we move from hypothesis generation to hypothesis testing and from idea generation to idea evaluation.

What's included

13 videos3 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

In Week 3 we transition from "What Wows?" to "What Works?". We will focus on Step 12 and Step 13 of your design process.

What's included

10 videos2 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

In Week 4 you will push further into the design and execution of in-market experiments.

What's included

11 videos1 reading1 quiz1 peer review1 discussion prompt

It's hard to believe, but we've reached Step 15, the last step we have for you! In Step 15, we discuss what's next. Then we will wrap up our time together with some final thoughts on measuring the impact of design thinking.

What's included

8 videos2 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

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4.8 (6 ratings)
Jeanne M. Liedtka
University of Virginia
12 Courses484,088 learners

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