This introductory level course on design thinking introduces students to Stanford design thinking process, which focuses on empathy, listening, collaboration, observation, critical analysis and experimentation to drive innovation. In today’s world, design thinking is becoming a necessary skill that equips people with the ability to deal with uncertainty, complexity and failure whether in the private or public sector.
Not all courses are offered each term.Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022. Fall 2022 registration opens July 4, 2022.
In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration
Online - Asynchronous: 100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion
Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements
Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery