Learning Outcomes
You will

  • learn what design thinking is, where it comes from, what it's good for
  • enhance your creativity skills
  • get better at working on a team
  • learn a little about innovation in higher education
  • have an opportunity to improve your oral, written, and mediated communication
  • learn the value of rapid prototyping
  • use ethnographic techniques of observation, listening, probing
  • enhance your capacity for empathy
  • structure effective team meetings
  • synthesize creative solutions through unconventional juxtapositions
  • and you will be to think about education as something other than a student or at least something other than YOU as a student.