Design Thinking (CSDS 110)

Learn the fundamentals of design thinking philosophy and mindset to tackle problems. You will learn human centered, organic, relatable, adaptable designing thinking techniques to better empathize with others, identify key problems, and determine possible solutions that prioritize a human engagement with design processes. Together with your peers, learn how to use design thinking to help ideate, collaborate, and creatively engage to solve any problem. At the end of the course, you will have the opportunity to share solutions with peers in a presentation.

Upon successfully completing this course, students will receive a digital skills badge.

Course Format

Course offering is available online (synchronous) and on campus. View schedule for current and upcoming formats.

Instructional Hours: 30 (10 classes, 3 hours per class)

Additional Hours: up to 30 hours for independent study and practice, assignment completion and homework.

Terms Offered

This course is typically offered during the following terms:

(subject to change)

Summer | April to August


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Programs this course applies to

Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $550.00. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.

Tuition assistance is available for B.C. residents who cannot afford full tuition for this course.


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