Online course

Discover Design Thinking

Investigate what design thinking is and how it relates to innovation and an entrepreneurial mindset.

Discover Design Thinking

  • Duration 2 weeks
  • Weekly study 10 hours

Learn methodology, concepts and processes

Design thinking will assist the benefits of a ‘human-centred’ approach for balancing social and economic outcomes.

On this course you will explore the core spaces and methods that underpin the design thinking methodology.

You will explore the concepts and processes of design thinking to derive solutions to innovative challenges.

What topics will you cover?

  • The difficulties of balancing social and economic outcomes
  • Explore the notion of design thinking

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you'll be able to...

  • Explore the notion of design thinking
  • Apply the characteristics of entrepreneurial mindset to practice

Who is the course for?

For students undertaking the graduate/ postgraduate certificate, jointly delivered by Coventry University and Deakin University.

Who will you learn with?

Matt Mount

Matt Mount

Dr Matt Mount (Ph.D) is Assistant Professor of Strategy and Innovation at Deakin Business School. He is an expert in the area of strategy and innovation processes.

Who developed the course?

Deakin University is one of Australia’s largest universities with more than 61,000 students and over 15,000 online.

Coventry secured gold in the UK Government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.