ICT0417 - Design Thinking: Tools and Methods

ICT0417 - Design Thinking: Tools and Methods

Date & Time

04 March 2019, 09:00 - 05 March 2019, 17:00




Curriculum, Teaching and Learning (CTL)


Professional Development

Events Details

(TRAISI Code: 71034)

Duration: 14 hours
Dates: 4 & 5 Mar 2019 (Run 1); 4 & 5 Jul 2019 (Run 2)
Time: 9.00am to 5.00pm
Trainer: Mr Jason Lai

Target audience: All Educators

This course introduces participants to the concept of design thinking, as well as a basic set of design thinking tools and processes. Participants will learn by working in groups of 4-5, participants will immediately put into practice the tools and processes they have learned as they attempt to create innovative solutions to solve a real-world human problem. They will interact with people who experience the problem on a daily basis to acquire a deep understanding of their needs and challenges; they will develop and refine their solutions on the basis of feedback from their fellow learners and guests. The course ends with an exploration of possible ways of applying design thinking tools and processes in Singapore schools.


For MOE participants - please register at TRAISI: https://traisi.moe.gov.sg/AD/login.asp

For non-MOE participants – please contact Mr Stanley Chee at 6592 8282 / stanley.chee@nie.edu.sg or Ms Nur Shafiqah of NIE/GPL at 6790 3997 / shafiqah.raihan@nie.edu.sg)


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