Design Thinking

Learn and try out the concepts and processes of Design Thinking.

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About this course

Over 10,000 people have taken our on-line video courses.

Thousands of companies use Design Thinking to innovate and implement new products and services. In this course you will learn everything you need to know about Design Thinking concepts and the Design Thinking process. At the beginning you will experience a quick Design Thinking exercise so you can get a feel for what Design Thinking is all about. As the course continues you will pick a case study to work on and take that case study through the process of Design Thinking. When you have completed the course you will know how to start and finish a Design Thinking project on your own.

This course is based on a semester-long course taught at the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point by the same instructor, Dr. Susan Weinschenk.

About This Course:

Unconditional 30 day money back guarantee All future upgrades and lectures are included for FREE You will learn:

  1. What Design Thinking is and why it is so popular
  2. Core concepts in Design Thinking
  3. The 5 steps in the Design Thinking process -- Empathize, Define, Ideate, Prototype, Test
  4. How to conduct Design Thinking type interviews and how these are different from other forms of user research
  5. How to analyze the results of your interviews
  6. How to define and reframe the problem before you start developing solutions
  7. How to ideate different solutions to the problem and how to choose the best idea
  8. How to effectively get feedback from your target audience on your ideas
  9. How to test multiple prototype solutions
  10. How Design Thinking is similar to, and different from, Lean and User Centered Design (UCD)

and much, much more! You have unlimited access to all the lessons 24 hours a day, for as long as you want or need them, so you can take the course at your own pace and go back to review any materials any time you want. All of our courses have quizzes, as well as exercises that you can send in for feedback from Dr. Susan Weinschenk.

Click the "Purchase" button at the top of this page now and get started right away. You don't want to delay learning what Design Thinking is all about and how to do it.

If you have any questions please email us at: info@theteamw.com.

What are the prerequisites?

  • There are no specific prerequisites for this course

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Over an hour of video content
  • 9 Guided Exercises
  • 5 Quizzes
  • UX Certificate Exam Study Guide
  • How to follow a Design Thinking process
  • Experience taking a project through the Design Thinking process

Who is the target audience?

  • Designers, Product Managers, and anyone who needs to innovate new products or services

About the Instructor: Susan Weinschenk, The Brain Lady

Susan Weinschenk has a Ph.D. in Psychology and over 30 years of experience as a behavioral scientist. She applies research in psychology to predict, understand, and explain what motivates people and how they behave. Her work includes training, presenting, and consulting in communications, customer experience, user experience, and usability. She is a consultant and keynote speaker for Fortune 1000 companies, start-ups, non-profit agencies, educational institutions, and conferences. Her clients include Walmart, Disney, The Mayo Clinic, Charles Schwab, and Best Buy. Dr. Weinschenk is the author of several books, including 100 Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People, 100 MORE Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People and How to Get People To Do Stuff. Her nickname is The Brain Lady, because she applies research on the brain and neuroscience to design.

Curriculum

  • Preview
    Introduction
  • Critical First Exercise
  • Exercise: Design an Ideal Wallet
  • Preview
    Core Concepts And Process Overview
  • Quiz 1: Core Concepts, And Process
  • Exercise: Pick A Case Study
  • Empathize and Interviews, Part 1
  • Quiz 2: Planning Interviews
  • Exercise: Planning, Conducting, and Analyzing Interviews
  • Empathize and Interviews, Part 2
  • Quiz 3: Conducting Interviews
  • Quiz 4: Analyzing Interviews
  • Exercise: Analyze Interview Data
  • Define, Ideate, and Prototype
  • Exercise: Framing The Design Challenge
  • Quiz 5: Define and Iterate
  • Exercise: Design Ideas
  • Exercise: Prototype
  • Testing and Iterating
  • Exercise: Test And Iterate
  • Additional Resources
  • Study Guide

About this course

Over 10,000 people have taken our on-line video courses.

Thousands of companies use Design Thinking to innovate and implement new products and services. In this course you will learn everything you need to know about Design Thinking concepts and the Design Thinking process. At the beginning you will experience a quick Design Thinking exercise so you can get a feel for what Design Thinking is all about. As the course continues you will pick a case study to work on and take that case study through the process of Design Thinking. When you have completed the course you will know how to start and finish a Design Thinking project on your own.

This course is based on a semester-long course taught at the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point by the same instructor, Dr. Susan Weinschenk.

About This Course:

Unconditional 30 day money back guarantee All future upgrades and lectures are included for FREE You will learn:

  1. What Design Thinking is and why it is so popular
  2. Core concepts in Design Thinking
  3. The 5 steps in the Design Thinking process -- Empathize, Define, Ideate, Prototype, Test
  4. How to conduct Design Thinking type interviews and how these are different from other forms of user research
  5. How to analyze the results of your interviews
  6. How to define and reframe the problem before you start developing solutions
  7. How to ideate different solutions to the problem and how to choose the best idea
  8. How to effectively get feedback from your target audience on your ideas
  9. How to test multiple prototype solutions
  10. How Design Thinking is similar to, and different from, Lean and User Centered Design (UCD)

and much, much more! You have unlimited access to all the lessons 24 hours a day, for as long as you want or need them, so you can take the course at your own pace and go back to review any materials any time you want. All of our courses have quizzes, as well as exercises that you can send in for feedback from Dr. Susan Weinschenk.

Click the "Purchase" button at the top of this page now and get started right away. You don't want to delay learning what Design Thinking is all about and how to do it.

If you have any questions please email us at: info@theteamw.com.

What are the prerequisites?

  • There are no specific prerequisites for this course

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Over an hour of video content
  • 9 Guided Exercises
  • 5 Quizzes
  • UX Certificate Exam Study Guide
  • How to follow a Design Thinking process
  • Experience taking a project through the Design Thinking process

Who is the target audience?

  • Designers, Product Managers, and anyone who needs to innovate new products or services

About the Instructor: Susan Weinschenk, The Brain Lady

Susan Weinschenk has a Ph.D. in Psychology and over 30 years of experience as a behavioral scientist. She applies research in psychology to predict, understand, and explain what motivates people and how they behave. Her work includes training, presenting, and consulting in communications, customer experience, user experience, and usability. She is a consultant and keynote speaker for Fortune 1000 companies, start-ups, non-profit agencies, educational institutions, and conferences. Her clients include Walmart, Disney, The Mayo Clinic, Charles Schwab, and Best Buy. Dr. Weinschenk is the author of several books, including 100 Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People, 100 MORE Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People and How to Get People To Do Stuff. Her nickname is The Brain Lady, because she applies research on the brain and neuroscience to design.

Curriculum

  • Introduction
  • Critical First Exercise
  • Exercise: Design an Ideal Wallet
  • Core Concepts And Process Overview
  • Quiz 1: Core Concepts, And Process
  • Exercise: Pick A Case Study
  • Empathize and Interviews, Part 1
  • Quiz 2: Planning Interviews
  • Exercise: Planning, Conducting, and Analyzing Interviews
  • Empathize and Interviews, Part 2
  • Quiz 3: Conducting Interviews
  • Quiz 4: Analyzing Interviews
  • Exercise: Analyze Interview Data
  • Define, Ideate, and Prototype
  • Exercise: Framing The Design Challenge
  • Quiz 5: Define and Iterate
  • Exercise: Design Ideas
  • Exercise: Prototype
  • Testing and Iterating
  • Exercise: Test And Iterate
  • Additional Resources
  • Study Guide