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Butler Executive Education

Design Thinking Certificate

Bridging the gap between left-brain and right-brain, Design Thinking helps professionals and their teams to innovate, problem solve, and execute new ideas. Butler’s online Design Thinking Certificate offers an effective learning method for this human-centered approach to building businesses and products. Our Design Thinking Certificate provides a toolkit to actually apply concepts and walk students through live projects.

Cost
$398 per module or a $1,990 package price for five modules. Payment plans are available. Upon completion of all modules, certificate recipients receive a printed and digital Design Thinking Certificate badge.

Design Thinking Methodology

Design thinking is a problem-solving approach that provides the tools, thought-processes, and practices to create innovation. Applicable across any industry and profession, design thinking is proven to answer the “what” and “how” in order to develop a successful outcome in challenging situations.    

design thinking inquire
  • Understand the needs of stakeholders.
  • Listen before solving.
  • Use a variety of qualitative methods.
Design thinking imagine
  • Develop insights and themes.
  • Define the opportunity.
  • Create a range of possible solutions.
Design thinking invent
  • Build early drafts or prototypes.
  • Test the prototype to get feedback.
  • Incorporate feedback to improve the solution.
Design thinking implement
  • Plan for delivery, marketing, and tactical work.
  • Incorporate your typical project management process.
  • Launch.

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