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Design Leadership for Business

The New School

2 months
2885 USD/full
2885 USD/full
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Immerse yourself in design thinking methodologies that can be used to address business challenges in any industry. In the Design Leadership for Business program from The New School, you'll gain a fresh perspective that will enable you to lead innovation and implement creative strategies in various professional capacities.


Elevate your business and management career with immersive training in design thinking and innovation. Begin by completing one of the required courses below. This Design Leadership for Business certificate at The New School must be completed within two years.

How You’ll Learn

  • Engaging video lectures and interviews with industry experts
  • Direct interaction with faculty practitioners at the top of their fields
  • Online collaboration and video conferencing 
  • Project-based learning focused on developing real-world skills and portfolio assets
  • Flexibility allowing you to review course content and complete assignments at any time

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Design Thinking Fundamentals
  • Economic and Cultural Context of Design
  • Design Leadership and Management
  • Design and Innovation for Sustainable Business
  • Futures and Foresight


  • Professionals interested in a design-led approach to devising business solutions
  • Intrapreneurs and entrepreneurs looking to transform their business practices with creative solutions
  • Professionals who want to integrate risk taking and innovation into their leadership and management roles

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Introductory courses for the Fall 2021 semester begin August 30th.




  • Proactive tutoring and support
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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    2885 USD/full
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    Based on the tuition of 2885 USD for the full programme during 2 months.
  • National

    2885 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2885 USD for the full programme during 2 months.


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