Design Thinking Certificate


Spring Program - DTC 102*        


 

Schedule: June 1 - 3 and June 8 - 10, 2020 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 6pm - 8:30pm

Tuition: $1895 / CEUs: 1.5

 

*Format:   Course will be offered as a virtual instructor-led training with supplemental reading and assignments


Overview 

Design thinking is both a mindset and a process referring to a systematic process for structuring a problem, gathering information, and generating creative alternatives and solutions.

Bryant’s Design Thinking Certificate will teach you or your organization how to utilize the innovative tools and techniques commonly used throughout the design process to solve business problems in a highly interactive simulation. By applying Design Thinking you can more effectively lead, manage, create and innovate. Design Thinking can be applied to business systems, procedures, protocols or to improve the customer experience across multiple industry sectors.

Who Should Attend?

  • Team members, managers, executives
  • Individuals - Increase your innovative idea & problem-solving value within your company/team
  • Organizations, individual departments, and/or team units

Key Knowledge Areas

  • Innovation and Design
  • Observation
  • Brainstorming
  • Prototyping & Story Boards

Course Benefits

  • Learn about the three key elements/building blocks of design thinking for creating innovation in any field
  • Conduct effective brainstorming sessions with a team of individuals/experts
  • Engage in effective and rapid low fidelity prototyping as well as small scale experiments to evaluate ideas
  • Understand opportunities for new product development or enhancement through observation
  • Analyze strategic design initiatives for benchmarking best practices
  • Implement a pilot program for applying design thinking to individual work environments
  • Learn to think creatively and outside the box through collaboration