PDES 3701/5701 Creativity, Idea Generation and Innovation

This class is an introduction to a variety of creativity and idea generation tools with 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. Cory Schaffhausen (schaf390) is the teaching assistant.

This class is required for the product design minors.

Tues/Thurs 1-345, Fall, Second 7 weeks, 2 credits