Summer 2013 - Undergraduate Course Descriptions

Grohman, Magdalena
Discipline and Number
HUMA 3342 Section 05A
TR Time 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Course Title
Creative Thinking

Description of Course:

The main goals of the course are (1) to experience and learn how to use creative thinking techniques in order to solve problems, and (2) to learn how to plan creative problem solving session for individuals and groups. The course consists of two parts. During the first one, participants will take part in a creative thinking group session devoted to solving a given problem. This part will serve as a demonstration. During the second part, students will have a chance to present a sample of a creative problem solving session.
Some topics covered
• Creative thinking techniques, problem-solving phases
• Cooperation and communication in small groups and small group dynamics
• Planning creative problem-solving sessions content
Expected results
• Increase in creative thinking
• Being prepared and equipped in abilities to plan and lead creative problem solving session
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