WSQ - Design Thinking Course for Businesses

Design thinking is a proven and repeatable problem solving model that any business or profession can employ to achieve big results. Design thinking combines creative thinking and critical thinking that allows businesses to produce human centric solutions to solve problems.

This one day WSQ Design thinking course will teach you the fundamentals of Design Thinking with hand on activities to enhance learning.

Learners will be able to apply design thinking methodologies and execute design thinking processes to challenge norms and conventions in the organisation

Course Objectives

By end of the course, learners will be able to:

- Understand key concepts of design thinking to communicate the design outcomes

- Apply design thinking to generate new ideas for the organization

- Uncover opportunities of design thinking

- Implement plans to embed various stages of design thinking across the organization

- Execute the design concept through prototypesUtilize metrics to measure the outcomes of design ideas.

What will be covered?

Topic 1 : Key Concepts & Principle of Design Thinking

- Concept of Design Thinking

- Traits of a Design Thinker

- Importance of Design Thinking

- Applying Design Thinking for the Organisation

Topic 2 : Applications of Design Thinking

- Use Cases of Design Thinking

- Opportunities for Applying Design Thinking

Topic 3 : Action Phases of Design Thinking

- Stages in the Design Thinking Process

- Implement plans to Embed Design Thinking

Topic 4 : Methodologies and Visual Tools for Design Thinking

- Empathize Methodologies and Tools

- Define Methodologies and Tools

- Ideate Methodologies and Tools

- Prototyping Methodologies and Tools

- Test Methodologies and Metrics to Measure Outcomes

Mode of Assessment

- Practical Performance

- Oral Questioning

Course Fees & Schedule

Full course fee = $374.50 (incl. GST)

After funding,

For Singaporean/PRs (21-39 years old) = $254.50 (incl. GST)

For Singaporean/PRs (40 years old & above) = $174.50 (incl. GST)

[ SMCCI Peniaga Pintar Fund applicable ]

Course Duration

1 day from 9:30am - 6:30pm


Upcoming Training: Date TBA, conducted online.

Training Provider

Tertiary Courses

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