CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION (Topic 3: Perturbing Thoughts ( 6 thinking hats…
CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION
Topic 1: Who Wants To Be Creative?
Everyone wants to be creative
Creativity: use of imagination or original ideas to create something.
Innovative: coming up with new ideas and executing it.
Topic 2: What's Stopping You?
Internal barriers: Negative impacts of oneself.
External barriers: Impact from the surrounding.
Topic 4: Algorithms For Ideas
Assignment 2 given.
Topic 5: Problem Solving Strategies
Osborn-Parnes creative problem solving process.
TRIZ: problem solving method based on logic and data.
Topic 12: Unit Wrap Up
Presentation for Assignment 3B
Learning points from presentations of other groups
Topic 6: Mining Interfaces
Explore the challenge
Plan for action
Assignment 3 given.
Topic 7: Business Innovation
Creativity and Innovation does not lead to success all the time.
Develop a project for funding & idea must be from 2 unrelated industries.
Topic 8: Serious Play
Play is a second nature to children.
Do adults need to play too?
Playing helps us to react fast and think randomly.
Topic 10: Creating Social Change
Using creative ideas to give back to community. Eg: Lendwithcare Organisation.
OR giving opportunities to others. Eg: Kickstarter.
Topic 9: Storytelling
5 elements: Character, Setting, Plot, Conflict and Theme. With climax & resolution in it.
Plot twist in stories makes stories more interesting.
Topic 11: Disruptive Technology
Disruptive technology: lacks refinement.
Sustaining technology: incremental improvements to an already established technology.
Topic 3: Perturbing Thoughts
6 thinking hats.
which thinking hat(s) am I and my group members.
Assignment 1 given.