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.
30 course hours (3 hours per class)
No prior learning required.
Courses offered that meet Prior Learning Requirements
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.
Course offering is available either online synchronous (VCHAT) or on campus (GNWC). View schedule for current and upcoming formats.
This course is typically offered during the following terms:
(subject to change)
Summer | April to August
Fall | September to December
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