Course provided by Future Learn

Study type: Online

Starts: Anytime

Price: Free

Overview

Explore Creative Problem Solving for daily life and in the workplace

In a world that seems to be changing faster than ever, problem-solving skills are essential – but traditional approaches are not always enough. On this course, you’ll explore Creative Problem Solving, discovering how creativity and different approaches can help you in daily life and give you a competitive edge in the workplace.

You’ll learn through doing. You’ll be encouraged to have fun with discussions and assignments. We’ll look at how you can apply creative problem-solving skills in multiple contexts – whether at home, work, or in social situations.

What topics will you cover?

Week(1): What is Creativity

Week(2): How to Use Creativity

Week(3): Creative Problem-Solving Tools: Mind Mapping, & Synectics

Week(4): Creative Problem Solving Tools: Brain Storming, Brain Writing, Six-Thinking hats, & Design Thinking

When would you like to start?

Start straight away and learn at your own pace. If the course hasn’t started yet you’ll see the future date listed below.

  • Available now

Who is the course for?

This course is for anyone looking to boost their confidence when it comes to creative problem-solving, you don’t need any previous experience of the topic.

Who developed the course?

National Chiao Tung University

National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) was originally founded in Shanghai in 1896 and was re-established in Hsinchu, Taiwan in 1958.