Design Thinking Crash Course! (Fall 2014)

All Campus-Based Adult Art and Design Classes

Design is all around you—from your sneakers to the bus routes, even the way you think! Dive into the world of design thinking, a mindset that's founded on the belief that we all can create impact. This workshop is built on basic human-centered pillars: Problem solving, experience, collaboration and optimism.

Experience the design thinking process through a real-world design challenge and work with other attendants and special guests to create new and innovative solutions for your community!

This class is perfect for those who want to explore a new way of idea generation and problem solving that can be used in a variety of professional settings. / No previous experience necessary. / Materials fee of $10 in addition to class tuition. / Open to students ages 18 and above.

Please Register Before: October 1

If the minimum enrollment is not met by the deadline above, the class will be canceled on this date. Registration will remain open after this date if the minimum enrollment has been met. UPDATE: This class has been canceled due to low enrollment.


Contact MCAD Continuing Education at or call 612.874.3765.


Course Details

Course Number: CSDE 9002
Dates: Oct. 4 – Oct. 5
Saturday, Sunday
9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (with a half-hour lunch)
Emily Ronning/Ange Wang
Main Building Room 101
Non-Credit Tuition: $300.00

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Parking passes are valid for the MCAD parking lot accessible via 26th Street. Limited street parking also available. Passes contain $5 stored value; $0.50 shipping and handling. No value may be added. Passes are non-refundable; have no expiration date; and are mailed to shipping address provided at checkout. Please allow at least 3 business days to receive your pass.

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