DTF, Dizaina Domāšanas Pamati

Kursa ilgums, akadēmiskās stundas:24
Kursa cena, EUR (bez PVN):1050,00


Datums, laiksVietaValoda
7.februāris - 9.februāris, 2022 (9:00-16:15) TiešsaistēLatviski


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About this Course

The Design Thinking Foundation course is a practical training course aimed at business and technical professionals who desire a basic understanding of this collaborative innovation-seeking approach to problem solving and solutions development. Participants will learn the basics of design thinking and various approaches to identifying and evaluating creative and practical solutions to business challenges.


Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Product Managers, Software Engineers, UX Designers, Designers, Managers seeking to understand how design thinking can add value in their organisation, Business Analysts working with design thinking team, anyone involved in coaching or training teams seeking to implement design thinking.


There are no specific prerequisites for this course.

Learning objectives

Training course’ s objectives are to help participants to learn practical Design Thinking technics and methods.

This course will help also to pass successfully Design Thinking certification exam.

At course completion

After successful course’ s completion participants will be able to

  • explain the design thinking approach to solving problems;
  • apply design thinking approaches and tools to a variety of challenges and problems;
  • participate positively in collaborative ideation and evaluation;
  • pass successfully Design Thinking certification exam.


40% lectures /60 % hands-on Design Thinking

Certification Exam

The course will help to prepare for certification exam:

This two-day course provides sufficient time for taking an exam on the second day. The course consists of lecture/demonstrations and hands-on exercises. The certification exam is a 40-question multiple-choice exam. The Design Thinking certification is awarded to those who successfully pass the exam.

Certification exam is included in training’s price.

Training materials

Design Thinking coursebook.

At the end of the course

Participants will receive Design Thinking internationally recognized certificate in case they pass exam.

Recommended next step

Course Outline

1. Design Thinking Background

  • Definition of design thinking
  • Business uses of design thinking
  • Variety within design thinking discipline

2. Design Thinking key concepts

  • Empathy
  • Ethnography
  • Divergent Thinking
  • Convergent Thinking
  • Visual Thinking
  • Assumption Testing
  • Prototyping
  • Time for Learning and Validation

3. Design Thinking Resources

  • People
  • Place
  • Materials
  • Organizational Fit

4. Design Thinking Processes

  • Numerous Approaches
  • Double Diamond Process
  • 5-Stage d.School Process
  • Designing for Growth Process

5. Process Stages of Designing for Growth

  • What Is?
  • What If?
  • What Wows?
  • What Works?

6. Design Thinking Tools and Methods

  • Purposeful Use of Tools and Alignment with Process
  • What Is: Visualization, Journey Mapping, Value Chain Analysis, Mind Mapping
  • What If: Brainstorming, Concept Development
  • What Wows: Assumption Testing, Rapid Prototyping
  • What Works: Customer Co-Creation, Learning Launch

7. Design Thinking Application

  • Design Thinking Applied to Product Development