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Advanced Certificate Programme in Innovation and Design Thinking

  /    /  Advanced Certificate Programme in Innovation and Design Thinking

Advanced Certificate Programme in Innovation and Design Thinking

Delivery Format

Online + In-class

Duration

6 Months

Session Commencing

September 2019

Individual Courses FEd.003

Key Highlights

Solve complex business problems using design thinking principles

Introduction to SCRUM & AGILE methodology

Learn how to build an innovation driven organization

Work on real-time user-centric design projects

Generate better idea using design thinking tools and concepts

Apply creativity to products and services that bring customer delight

Understand psychology of human-machine interface

One-on-one coaching

Benefits of the Program

Adopt innovative approach to regular problem-solving skills to implement changes at workplace

Develop working prototypes for various needs of an organization, test them in real time and receive feedback on how to improve so as to help solve complex issues

Identify core concepts of design thinking i.e. Empathize, Define, Ideate, Prototype and Test to enhance problem-solving foresight & foster creativity

Perform financial analysis of the solution and risk assessment and thus apply design thinking methodology to make a sea change in all functions of work delivery and administration

Syllabus

Introduction to Design Thinking
Design Thinking Skills
Design Thinking Process
Understanding Empathy and Customer Needs
Idea Generation
Prototyping
Design for Services
Product Architecture
Financial and Risk Analysis
Product Development Processes
Understanding Scrum
Agile Process in Design Thinking
Project Work

Who Is This Program For?

The wide domain of design-thinking means professionals at various levels in their career may find the tools and techniques taught in this program to be valuable.
Organizations of every size today understand the impact of customer experiences and hence must use core design principles and develop innovative strategies that better connect them with their target audience.

Eligibility

Graduate degree in any discipline. Work experience preferred.

Who Should Join?

Junior to Mid level Management Professionals

Project Managers

Product Manager

Entrepreneurs

Engineering/Science/Management students

Teachers

Anyone interested in learning about Design Thinking

Earn a recognized professional certification

Upon successful completion of the program, participants will be awarded a Certification from Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT, formerly WBUT) - West Bengal's largest university in management & technical education
Acquire new-age job-titles such as

Design Thinking Expert

Faculty for Design & Innovation

Chief Innovation Officer

Design Thinking Consultant

Design Thinking Strategist

How much you pay?

Total Course Fees is Rs. 50,000

What you get?

Advanced Certificate from MAKAUT

One-on-one career coaching for professionals

Guidance on your project for your business or company

Knowledge about tools and principles to implement design thinking anywhere.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is design thinking?

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How do I know if I should do this program?

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How will this program benefit my career?

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Does IIAS provide job assistance for this program?

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Is it mandatory to attend the in-class sessions?

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Are there exams in this program?

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Can I fail in this program?

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Is this program self-paced?

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Certification Awarding Bodies

Get a formal recognition of your commitment to continuous learning and professional development

Our Instructors

Our faculties are industry veterans and highly experienced

Prof. SaiKat Sen

Faculty

KPMG Certified, Design Thinking Practitioner

Sagarika Chakraborty

Faculty

Corporate & PSU Trainer