Design Thinking Online Courses - IDEO U

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IDEO Advanced Design Thinking Certificate

Deepen your design thinking skills and advance your practice

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Activate Greatness in Yourself and Others

From Superpowers to Great Teams

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Designing a Business

Learn to design the next evolution of your business

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Unlock your creative potential through IDEO U

We’re part of IDEO—an award-winning global design company that takes a human-centered, design-based approach to help organizations innovate and grow.

Learn IDEO’s approach to design thinking and creative leadership through IDEO U—an online school that equips individuals with the tools and mindsets necessary to ignite creative confidence and tackle complex challenges.

 

Multi-week Courses

5-week online courses taught by IDEO practitioners

Design Thinking Courses

INSIGHTS FOR INNOVATION

INSIGHTS FOR INNOVATION

Uncover insights about the unmet needs of your customers and turn these needs into human-centered solutions.

COE LETA STAFFORD
IDEO Global Design Director

JANE FULTON SURI
IDEO Partner Emeritus & Executive Design Director
BRENDAN BOYLE

FROM IDEAS TO ACTION

Learn techniques to generate an abundance of ideas, turn ideas into prototypes to gather feedback and learn quickly, and evolve through multiple rounds of ideation and prototyping.

BRENDAN BOYLE
Founder of the Toy Lab & IDEO Partner
DESIGNING A BUSINESS

DESIGNING A BUSINESS

Learn an agile way to remove risk from creating new business models by testing your assumptions early.

KERRY O'CONNOR
IDEO Design Director

AMY BONSALL
IDEO Senior Design Director

DAVID SCHONTHAL
IDEO Senior Portfolio Director
HUMAN-CENTERED SERVICE DESIGN

HUMAN-CENTERED SERVICE DESIGN

Service is where your organization meets the world. Learn to design moments that people will remember.

MELANIE BELL-MAYEDA
IDEO Partner & Managing Director

ILYA PROKOPOFF
IDEO Partner & Managing Director

Creative Leadership Courses

JENN MAE

STORYTELLING FOR INFLUENCE

Learn how to craft a compelling narrative, inspire others to follow your lead, and connect with diverse audiences.

JENN MAER
IDEO Design Director
TIM BROWN

LEADING FOR CREATIVITY

Build a culture of creativity, scale design thinking, and create breakthrough solutions.

TIM BROWN
IDEO CEO
BRYAN WALKER

DESIGNING FOR CHANGE

Learn the mindsets and skills of a human-centered approach to creating change and growing it into a lasting movement.

BRYAN WALKER
IDEO Partner & Design Director

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