Introduction of Design Creativity
Creative Ideation Techniques:
Investigating methods and tools that enhance ideation and brainstorming processes, facilitating the generation of creative design concepts.
Design Thinking and Innovation:
Exploring the principles and practices of design thinking and how they contribute to fostering innovation in both products and services.
Cognitive Processes in Design Creativity:
Analyzing the cognitive mechanisms and mental processes involved in creative design, including problem framing, analogical thinking, and insight generation.
Focusing on designing products, systems, and experiences with a strong emphasis on meeting the needs and preferences of end-users.Emphasizing empathy and user feedback.
Computational Creativity in Design:
Examining the role of artificial intelligence, machine learning, and computational tools in augmenting human creativity within the design process, including generative design algorithms.
Investigating how collaboration between individuals from diverse fields and backgrounds can lead to innovative and creative design solutions, fostering interdisciplinary teamwork.
Design Education and Pedagogy:
Assessing approaches to teaching and nurturing design creativity within educational settings, including the integration of creative thinking into curricula.