Creative Thinking G (11070.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| On-Campus
|| UC - Canberra, Bruce
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Arts And Design|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|School Of Design And The Built Environment||Graduate Level|| Band 2 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 2 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Learning outcomesAfter successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Critically analyse and articulate theories behind different creative thinking styles and strategies used in design problem solving;
2. Evaluate and apply creative thinking processes of some of the great creative problem solvers from different design disciplines; and
3. Solve a series of set cross-disciplinary problems in non-linear ways and articulate the processes involved.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
1. UC graduates are professional - display initiative and drive, and use their organisation skills to plan and manage their workload
2. UC graduates are global citizens - think globally about issues in their profession
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - adapt to complexity, ambiguity and change by being flexible and keen to engage with new ideas
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - evaluate and adopt new technology
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||08 February 2021||On-Campus||Dr Fanke Peng|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||07 February 2022||On-Campus||Dr Fanke Peng|
Unit reading lists:
Dunne, A. & Raby, F. (2013) Speculative Everything: Design, Fiction, and Social Dreaming. MIT Press.
Harold G. Nelson & Erik Stolterman. (2014) The Design Way: Intentional Change in an Unpredictable World (Second Edition). MIT Press.
Crumlish, Christian & Malone, Erin. (2015). Designing Social Interfaces. (Second Edition). Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly.
Martin, R. L. (2009). The opposable mind: How successful leaders win through integrative thinking. Harvard Business Press.
Kelley, T., & Kelley, D. (2013). Creative confidence: Unleashing the creative potential within us all. Currency.
Attendance at guest lectures and presentations.
Required IT skills
Computer and Projector
Work placement, internships or practicums