COVID-19 STATEMENT: While this virus is impacting everyone differently, this online program is continuing as planned.
Please consider joining our global online classroom for an enriching and interactive experience to further your career.
While this virus is impacting everyone differently, this online program is continuing as planned. Please consider joining our global online classroom for an enriching and interactive experience to further your career.
EMERITUS Institute of Management
STARTS ON

August 27, 2020

Duration

3 months, online
6-8 hours per week

STARTS ON

August 27, 2020

Duration

3 months, online
6-8 hours per week

Why Master Design Thinking?

Design thinking is a powerful process of problem solving that begins with understanding unmet customer needs. From that insight emerges a process for innovation that encompasses concept development, applied creativity, prototyping, and experimentation. When design thinking approaches are applied to business, the success rate for innovation improves substantially.

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Who Should Attend

This program is for teams and individuals who want to learn a proven, systematic approach to new product development. Anyone responsible for driving innovation, growth, and the customer experience should attend, including functional and cross-functional teams.

Roles of past participants include those from creative, design, customer experience, engineering, innovation, product, R&D, strategy, and UX, such as:

  • Product Manager, Marketing Manager, Growth Manager, R&D Manager, and Product Head
  • Senior Designer, UX Designer, Design Engineer, Creative Manager, UX Design Consultant, Art Director
  • C-Suite executives including CEO, COO, Managing Director, Founder, President, Chief Strategy Officer
  • Innovation and Growth Consultants
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Program Highlights

Mastering Design Thinking is for teams and individuals who want to learn a proven, systematic approach to new product development. The process puts unmet customer needs at the center of the problem, and every step brings you closer to solving the problem.

Begin your design thinking learning journey

BEGIN YOUR DESIGN THINKING LEARNING JOURNEY

Begin your design thinking learning journey
  • 128 Video
    Lectures

  • 3 Live Teaching
    Sessions

  • 3 Group
    Projects

  • 10 Assignments

  • 1 Capstone
    Project

  • 7 Real World
    Applications

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Program Modules

  • Orientation Module: Welcome to your Online Campus

  • Module 1: Design Thinking Skills

  • Module 2: Identifying Customer Needs

  • Module 3: Product Specifications

  • Module 4: Applied Creativity

  • Module 5: Prototyping

  • Module 6: Design for Services

  • Module 7: Product Architecture

  • Module 8: Financial Analysis

  • Module 9: Design for Environment

  • Module 10: Product Development Processes

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Participant Profile

  • 1-5 yrs
  • 6-10 yrs
  • 11-15 yrs
  • 16-20 yrs
  • 21-25 yrs
  • >26 yrs
  • IT Services
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Education
  • IT Products
  • Consulting
  • Others*

Others* - includes E-commerce, Electronics / Hardware, Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Healthcare, Industrial Goods, Media, Real Estate, Retail, Telecommunications and more.

  • United States
  • Mexico
  • India
  • Canada
  • United Kingdom
  • Others*

Others* - includes Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, France, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates and more.

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Certificate

CERTIFICATE

Get a verified digital certificate of completion from MIT Sloan School of Management. This program also counts towards an MIT Sloan Executive Certificate. Learn More

After successful completion of the program, your verified digital certificate will be emailed to you, at no additional cost, in the name you used when registering for the program. All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of MIT Sloan.

Certificate

Early applications are encouraged.
Flexible payment options available. Click here to learn more.

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