PDES 3701/5701 Creativity, Idea Generation and Innovation

This class is an introduction to early stage design methods including a variety of creativity and idea generation tools. There is an emphasis on innovative product concept development. Each week during lecture, students learn a toolset and apply it to an ongoing project. Work is documented on a blog and in a notebook. We also visit a different industry each week to see how they innovate Barry Kudrowiz (barryk) is the course instructor.

This class is required for the product design minors.

Thurs in STSS 114, 230-515pm, Fall, 3 credits