Do you want to learn how to design? Using the Delft Design Approach, you will learn how to use a number of key design methods to create meaningful products and services.
This course is an introduction to the Delft Design Approach offering a model and a set of signature methods from Delft to teach you how to get from understanding the user in context to defining a meaningful design challenge and – in the end – deliver a great design! The course challenges you to experience the design process yourself and reflect on your work with the help of students and excellent teaching staff from Delft, and industrial experts.
No previous knowledge of design methods is required, yet some experience with designing (something) is helpful.
What you'll learn:
- How to study users in their own environment;
- How to translate user insights into a design challenge that will spark creativity;
- How to create a meaningful design to meet your challenge;
- How to design and to structure your projects with the support of design thinking, a model and several methods;
- How to evaluate and present your design.
The Product Design - The Delft Design Approach programme is a part of the Product Design and Health Professional Certificate offered at Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) - DelftX.
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- Understanding meaning in design
- Understanding the context of use
- Defining a design challenge
- Generating ideas
- Developing concepts
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- 49 days
- 6 hrs/week
Start dates & application deadlines
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Some familiarity with concepts like ‘design thinking’, ‘User-centered design’ and ‘Design process’ is advised.
- Some experience with designing something (even for yourself) will be helpful.
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InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 49 days.
NationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 49 days.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.