Creative Problem Solving

Rapid Skillz

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  • Short course
  • Beginner
  • Online
  • Duration:
    3 Months
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In the past few decades, psychologists and business people alike have discovered that successful problem solvers tend to use the same type of process to identify and implement the solutions to their problems. This process works for any kind of problem, large or small. The Creative Problem Solving workshop will give participants an overview of the entire creative problem solving process, as well as key problem solving tools that they can use every day. Skills such as brainstorming, information gathering, analyzing data, and identifying resources will be covered throughout the workshop.

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What are the course objectives?

Through this training workshop, the participants will be well versed with the concept of Creative Problem Solving and its importance in a company’s smooth working. The understudies will be able to lay the groundwork to gather the types of information to be asked in problem solving and using four different problem definition tools.They will get to know the technique of writing concrete problem statements and evaluate potential solutions against criteria, including cost/benefit analysis and group voting etc. The participants will develop the understanding of anticipating obstacles, and evaluate and adapt solutions to reality.

Requirements: Anybody can apply.


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What you'll learn on the course

Problem Solving

Course programme

The Contents of this course consists of 12 Modules:- Module One: Getting Started. Module Two: The Problem Solving Method -What is a Problem? What is Creative Problem Solving? What are the Steps in the Creative Solving Process? Module Three: Information Gathering -Understanding Types of Information. Identifying Key Questions. Methods of Gathering Information. Module Four: Problem Definition -Defining the Problem. Determining Where the Problem Originated. Defining the Present State and the Desired State. Stating and Restating the Problem. Analyzing the Problem. Writing the Problem Statement. Module Five: Preparing for Brainstorming -Identifying Mental Blocks. Removing Mental Blocks. Stimulating Creativity. Module Six: Generating Solutions (I) -Brainstorming Basics. Brainwriting and Mind Mapping. Duncker Diagrams. Module Seven: Generating Solutions (II) -The Morphological Matrix. The Six Thinking Hats. The Blink Method. Module Eight: Analyzing Solutions -Developing Criteria. Analyzing Wants and Needs. Using Cost/Benefit Analysis. Module Nine: Selecting a Solution -Doing a Final Analysis. Paired Comparison Analysis. Analyzing Potential Problems. Module Ten: Planning Your Next Steps -Identifying Tasks. Identifying Resources. Implementing, Evaluating, and Adapting. Module Eleven: Recording Lessons Learned -Planning the Follow-Up Meeting. Celebrating Successes. Identifying Improvements. Module Twelve: Wrapping Up -Words from the Wise.

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This Course is Made for the Students and they learn the Content in PDF and Powerpoint Slides Format. Activities like Pre Assignment, Action Plan, Evaluation Form etc. Offers frameworks for understanding key topics of Creative Problem Solving. Focuses on explanations of concepts, phenomena, and theories.