Human Centered Design
The most pressing problems of our time are complicated, interdisciplinary, and ever-shifting. Having a framework for collaborative, creative-problem solving is an absolutely necessary skill for leadership. Human Centered Design provides a uniquely qualified set of mindsets and tools for this kind of creative problem-solving through its interdisciplinary nature, its focus on deep user research and rapid, iterative prototyping.
As part of your Leap Semester experience, you will:
+ Engage in a 2-day design sprint focused on a real-world challenge.
+ Know how to conduct user research to better understand root causes of problems and discover design opportunities.
+ Prototype and test promising solution ideas.
+ Share the story of your product or service with potential users.