Design Thinking Facilitation Workshop

Programme Code: CRS-N-0045820

Overview

Taught by design thinking experts from the Stanford Design School, participants should, at the end of the workshop, be able to

  • Develop a deep understanding of the design thinking process and its underlying mindsets
  • Build design thinking facilitation skills and learn how to prepare materials, design spaces and plan agendas
  • Learn how to conduct effective ethnographic interviews, analyse data by crafting Empathy Map and how to synthesise data by creating User Needs Statements
  • Learn effective brainstorming techniques and prototyping and testing methodologies
  • Learn how to deliver a compelling, engaging, organized and informative design thinking session through modelling, practice and mentoring

 

In this interactive, hands-on workshop, participants will have an opportunity to refine their understanding of the steps of design thinking process and mindsets and build design thinking facilitation skills. They will learn how to conduct effective ethnographic interviews, how to analyse data by crafting Empathy Maps, how to synthesise data by creating User Needs Statements, effective brainstorming techniques, and prototyping and testing methodologies. This deep expertise is critical to becoming an effective design thinking facilitator. Participants will also learn how to prepare materials, design spaces, and plan agendas.

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Fee SGD1712.00* (as low as SGD193.60* after maximum funding) Learn more
Duration

2 days

Level
Advanced

Who Should Attend

Senior excutives and managers who have experience in practicing design thinking in their organisations and would like to deepen their learning and expertise.

Assessment

An assessment will be conducted at the end of the course.

Fees and Funding

SkillsFuture Series 

Course fee grant at 70% of course fees (excluding GST) for participants who are successfully enrolled by SMU into approved courses under the Programme. Participants must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents.


SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy ("MCES")
Up to 90% of course fees for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above


Enhanced Training Support for SMEs ("ETSS")
Up to 90% of course fees; and 80% of basic hourly salary capped at $7.50/hr for local employees of SMEs


SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above, and self-funding may use their SkillsFuture Credit (up to S$500) to defray part of the course fee. Please click User Guideon how to submit your claim. SkillsFuture Credit claims may be submitted by logging in via MySkillsFuture.sg.

 

Full Fee: S$1,712 per pax (including GST)

 

SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Funding for Individuals:

  • S$513.60 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents
  • S$193.60 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

Schedule

Intake Information

Please drop us an email at fita_admin@smu.edu.sg if you would like to be notified of the next run date.

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