Innovation and Design Workshop
This is a project-based workshop in innovative design thinking where students develop the ability to conceive, implement, and evaluate successful projects in any design discipline. Lectures focus on the iterative design process and techniques to enhance a design thinking approach that includes participation, iteration and synthesis. Topics will include understanding users and learning processes to design and implement various projects. Students give presentations and receive feedback to sharpen their communication and presentation skills for high emotional and intellectual impact. Guest lectures illustrate multidisciplinary and local approaches to design thinking. Students will learn the basic tools to innovate in any context.