Design Thinking Crash Course | From Beginner to Practitioner
What you'll learn
- Learning the 5 Design Thinking steps and their application in practice
- Learn Design Thinking by working through YOUR OWN challenge
- Learn Design Thinking in a very structured and efficient way
- No previous Design Thinking knowledge required.
- Active engagement with and completition of the course assignments is required to earn the personally signed Design Thinking Certificate.
Take part in the Design Thinking crash course [Update October 2023]. This is the English version, based on many years of participants' feedback and the experiences of our live crash courses in Berlin.
Spend around 3 hours to get your certificate*:
85min core video content (theory lessons + working through an example challenge)
Additional 105min homework to work through your own Design Thinking Challenge (in parallel to the course) if you want to acquire the Design Thinking Certificate from Responsive Strategy.
This is a step-by-step guide of how to use the Design Thinking approach to solve your challenge in the area of product, service, business, organization or corporate strategy. You will also learn how to facilitate a Design Thinking workshop. You can work on your own challenge parallel to the course or just listen to everything and learn how Design Thinking works using our example challenge.
The Crash Course includes:
1.5 hours of videos including insights into an example Design Thinking Challenge
Templates to use for your Design Thinking challenge at home, at work or during a workshop (with our permission for continued use)
A step by step "homework" for working on your own challenge (optional)
Quizzes to check your learning progress
Templates that can be downloaded as word or powerpoint - for continued use after the course
A pdf handout at the end of the course that summarizes your learnings and as a backup for your own workshop or project
Download the following templates with the permission to use it after the course:
Market / situation analysis questions
Disney methods template
* Upon explicit request, you will receive a certificate of participation from Responsive Strategy for this course.
This is the Udemy course based on the teaching concept used in Design Thinking Crash Course Meetup in Berlin with already more than 1,500 members. This group was founded by Julia Lettinger in 2018 and is now the German chapter of the worldwide Design Thinking Association. The learning concept has been tried and tested many times.
The Design Thinking Crash Course is based on:
Many years feedback from Udemy course participants (the German version of this course is live since 2018)
Julia Lettinger's practical experience from numerous design thinking workshops and trainings
The application of design thinking in Responsive Strategy's national and international consulting projects in the field of strategy and innovation
Julia Lettinger's teaching experience as a lecturer of strategy methods at the Berlin School of Economics and Law
Why should you buy the course from me?
I'm Julia Lettinger, the founder of Responsive Strategy, a strategy and digital transformation consultancy in Berlin. I've been using Design Thinking for my customers for many years and I'm a big fan. That's why I've been teaching Design Thinking since 2017 through the Design Thinking & Agile Crash Courses Meetup Group I founded in Berlin, as a lecturer in Strategic Management at the HWR Berlin and on Udemy. In addition, I have been a Design Thinking Facilitator at the Silicon Valley Design Thinking Club and the LISA LEAD Startup Incubator at Stanford University since 2021, and I head the Berlin chapter of the international Design Thinking Association.
Go ahead and get the course, I look forward to welcoming you to my videos.
PS: If you don't like the course, you can get a refund within 30 days, of course! So just try it.
Who this course is for:
- Anyone who wants to develop innovative concepts, products and services using the Design Thinking method.
Julia Lettinger is an expert in corporate and business strategy with many years of experience in the digital industry, technology, media and telecommunications, an authorized coach for agile and digitale transformation (German INQA program) and authorized management consultant (German BAFA and Offensive Mittelstand program).
Julia promotes the use of agile methods for modern strategic management and applies her knowledge to her consulting clients from digital industries or industries in digital transformation.
Julia is the founder of a strategy agency (Responsive Strategy) based in Berlin and Sydney and the founder of the Design Thinking Crash Course Meetup in Berlin. She is also a facilitator for the Silicon Valley Design Thinking Club, the LISA LEAD startup incubator at Stanford, lecturer of strategic management at the Berlin School of Economics and Law (HWR) and bestselling instructor on Udemy.
Julia Lettinger ist Expertin für Unternehmensstrategie mit langjähriger Managementerfahrung in der digitalen Industrie, Technologie, Medien und Telekommunikation, autorisierter Coach für agile und digitale Transformation (INQA) und autorisierte Mittelstandsberaterin (BAFA, Offensive Mittelstand).
Julia setzt sich für den Einsatz agiler Methoden im strategischen Management und in der Produktentwicklung ein. Sie berät vor allem Kunden aus digitalen Branchen und Unternehmen in der digitalen Transformation.
Julia ist Gründerin einer Agentur für Unternehmensstrategie (Responsive Strategy) mit Sitz in Berlin und Sydney und Gründerin des Design Thinking Meetups in Berlin. Darüberhinaus ist sie Design Thinking Coach des Silicon Valley Design Thinking Clubs, des LISA LEAD Startup Inkubators der Stanford Universität, Dozentin für strategisches Management an der Berliner Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht (HWR) und Bestseller Dozentin auf der Lernplattform Udemy.
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