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No prior experience needed to participate in and benefit from this course.

Approx. 8 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • What design thinking is and when to use it

  • How to prepare to see and take action when opportunity arises

  • How to use design thinking to generate innovative ideas

  • How to take the many ideas you generate and determine which ones are likely to produce specific, desired outcomes

Skills you will gain

PrototypingProblem SolvingUser-Centered DesignDesign ThinkingSocial Issues

Learner Career Outcomes

20%

started a new career after completing these courses

18%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

10%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level

No prior experience needed to participate in and benefit from this course.

Approx. 8 hours to complete
English

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University of Virginia

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

DESIGN THINKING FUNDAMENTALS

2 hours to complete
13 videos (Total 73 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

BEFORE YOU BEGIN, AND ASKING "WHAT IS?"

1 hour to complete
12 videos (Total 57 min)
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

A MINDSET FOR INNOVATION, AND ASKING "WHAT IF?"

2 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 75 min)
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

ASKING "WHAT WOWS?" AND "WHAT WORKS?"

3 hours to complete
14 videos (Total 67 min), 5 readings, 2 quizzes

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