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Acumen+/IDEO.org Introduction to Human-Centered Design Course

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    Introduction to Human-Centered Design

    Learn from IDEO.org to use human-centered design for social innovation

    Course Details

    • Price: FREE
    • Start Date: JAN 9, 2018
    • Time: 4 hours/week
    • Duration: 9 weeks
    • Partner: IDEO.org

    What You’ll Learn:

    • Master the 4 steps of the human-centered design process to create innovative solutions to real-world challenges
    • Build an effective interview guide to learn and document your use research
    • Gain strategies for synthesizing your user research and identifying opportunities for design
    • Practice creative techniques to build rapid prototypes and make your ideas come to life
    • Learn to effectively test your prototypes with real users and identify promising solutions to begin implementing

    Description:

    Human-centered design (HCD) is a creative approach to problem solving pioneered by the design firm IDEO.

    This is an intensive, hands-on learning experience that will challenge you to get out of your chair and out into the real world to talk to people and test your ideas. You’ll leave this experience equipped and energized to apply the human-centered design process to challenges across industries, sectors, and geographies to generate breakthrough ideas.

    Format:

    Project-Based Course

    Course Syllabus

    Course Partners

    IDEO.org is the nonprofit arm of the world-renowned design firm, IDEO.  They design products, services, and experiences to improve the lives of people in poor and vulnerable communities. They are experts in human-centered design, a creative approach to problem solving.

    What People Are Saying

    Veronica Polinedrio, Co-Founder of the Welcome Card

    “The course has been extremely engaging and informative, and [we] were enthusiastic at the end of the course for the new knowledge and inspiring examples that the online community proposed.”

    Veronica Polinedrio, Co-Founder of the Welcome Card
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