Design Thinking and Digital Innovation
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- 20 Jul 2020
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Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:
- Communicate outcomes of the design thinking process
- Critically reflect on design thinking processes for the potential to drive digital innovation
- Apply design thinking processes to define the problem, generate ideas, and test and evaluate solutions
- Identify, evaluate and use relevant discipline tools and techniques
- Identify and evaluate relevant behaviours, principles and perspectives in the workplace
- Use reflective and deliberative thinking to generate plans for self-development
- Apply practice and discipline-based skills and knowledge to communicate solutions to real world problems
- Introduction: Why Design Thinking for Digital Innovation?
- Ethics in Design?
- Understanding the Problem
- Communicating Design Outcomes
- Generating and Evaluating Design Alternatives
- Testing and Implementation
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Design thinking is a creative and collaborative process that focuses on understanding the problem from the user’s perspective. In this subject you will be introduced to design thinking within the context of digital innovation. The activities and assessment tasks in this unit focus on applying design thinking to define a problem, generate ideas, test and evaluate solutions, and communicate design outcomes within an ethical framework.
- Engagement Task: Read Unit Outline (0%%)
- Engagement Task: Attend First Tutorial (0%%)
- Quiz (10%%)
- Design Proposal (40%%)
- Project Report (50%%)
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