Course - Design Thinking

Introduction

Design Thinking is a approach which enables you to develop empathy, collaborate with others, and solve problems creatively. Design Thinking is an iterative process in which we challenge assumptions, and redefine problems in an attempt to identify alternative strategies and solutions. Such solutions might not be instantly apparent with our initial level of understanding.In recent years, it is being used by organizations to help their employees develop a creative and innovative mindset towards solving complex problems. Students too benefit by applying design thinking approach to address varied challenges whether at college, in a job or in an entrepreneurial setting. In this course you learn, design thinking concept, understand the problem-solving Protocol also for working professionals gain the knowledge to make creative & critical decision-making process.

Program Benefits

  • Design thinking is more than just a process, it opens up an entirely new way to think, and offers a collection of hands-on methods to help you apply this new mindset.
  • Through this course, you will develop a solid understanding of the fundamental phases and methods in design thinking, and you will learn how to implement your newfound knowledge in your professional work life.
  • Through this course you will learn:
  • How to apply design thinking to your problems in order to generate innovative and user-centric solutions; initiating a new working culture based on a user-centric approach, empathy, ideation, prototyping, and playful testing.
  • You will also learn,how to employ ethnographic and analysis methods, such as interviews, focus groups, and surveys.
  • How to prototype early and fast, as well as test your prototypes so as to reduce risks and accelerate organizational learning.

What you learn

  • Design Thinking Introduction
  • Role of Research
  • Designing A Business Strategy
  • Designing Live Customer Experiences
  • Designing Digital Customer Experiences
  • Designing Services And Service Delivery
  • Designing Marketing
  • Designing For Change
  • Designing For Growth

How program runs

You can join the program at any time and can access all content for 60 days. Upon enrollent, you will be able to see all modules of the program. For each module, the study material is provided in three formats, (a) presentation (b) text (c ) video lecture. Along with reading material, there is a self evaluation quiz for each module. After 30 days from the enrollement test, you are eligible to give online certification exam, normally of one hour duration. You require to get minimum 50% to complete the program successfully. Successful candidates can download e-certificate. Candidates scoring less then 50% or not able to appear within 60 days from the date of enrollment, can appear after paying nominal re-exam fees.

About the faculty

"Mr. Bruhad Buch had done PGDBM - Marketing & HR from Indian Institute of Planning and Management. As a Design Thinking Evangelist his belief is that Problems are moving targets and we can solve these problems by transitioning the way we think. Life is a like a film and we decide the characters, plot, conflicts, resolutions, structures, scenes, dialogues and visuals the way we want to which makes us what we are. Over the years he has gained multi-faceted experience across businesses covering Retail, Financial Services, EPC, EPCM/PMC & Manufacturing Industries while working with TATA Group, Mahindra Group, RPG Group, Greaves Cotton Ltd. & the Worley Parsons Group. "

Salient Features

  • Learning material developed by subject matter experts
  • Entire program divided into number of modules
  • Learning resources for each module is available in multiple formats of Text, presenation as well as video lecture from the expert faculty
  • Every module has quiz for practice and self-evalution
  • Certification exams through online mode

Certification

Learners scoring minimum 50% or above, get e-certificate for the program from Skill Academy.