Design for Health and Care Innovation
This FREE online course is all about human-centred design, the process of design thinking and its application in health + care.
This course will give you the foundation to begin a project using the tools and skills of a designer. Not ready for that big project? Don't fret! We will provide you with many insights, tips, tricks and tools that you can use in your everyday work.
During each one-hour session you will work on your health + care problem with the advice and teaching of our exciting roster of speakers who have each been making great strides in the world of design thinking. You will also have the opportunity for one-on-one coaching with Design Lab consultants.
Oct 16: Introduction to Design
Oct 23: Starting with Empathy
Oct 30: The User Journey
Nov 06: Ideation and Analogies
Nov 13: Prototypes
Nov 20: Testing + Feedback
Nov 27: Bringing it All Together
UNDERSTAND + DEFINE
Map the journey of the user, learn from their experiences and gain a shared understanding.
Ideate for the future. Focus on the what, not the how.
With solutions in hand, we critique each and decide which has the best chance to achieve the team's goal.
From idea to prototype; create a viable product /service so that your user can experience it.
Put the prototype into the hands of the user. Is it meeting their needs, did we reach our goal?
Pick a problem you want to work on, and go through the design process with our custom workbook.
Our designers will teach you how to compress months of work and endless discussions and build solutions that fit the needs of your users.
Benefit from personalized feedback every step of the way from our designers. Your projects will prepare you to problem solve efficiently and effectively.
Join a dynamic community of learners to draw inspiration and knowledge. We will share our favorite resources, tips and tricks.