Teaching Design Thinking with LAMS

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Design Thinking Benefits for Students

  • Encouraging active learning leading to the retention of more knowledge
  • Linking learning to real-life scenarios
  • Cultivating a problem-solving mindset in students
  • Developing user focused mindsets that are relevant to the workplace
  • Promoting creative and analytical thinking
  • Understanding the need for work to meet specific requirements
  • Building students’ entrepreneurial capacity
  • Addressing key societal issues
  • Embedding gamification in the learning process
  • Increasing students’ awareness of the need to iterate their work
  • Valuing feedback and using this to identify improvements
  • Valuing process over product
  • Valuing the innovation and creativity of the students over their retention of information
  • Enhancing the students’ skills of collaboration, creativity, empathy, problem-solving, open-mindedness and growth mindset.

How to do Design Thinking in LAMS?

Outline of Activities

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I’m a Communication Manager and Outreach Officer at LAMS (Learning Designer App).

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Chelsea Bullock

Chelsea Bullock

I’m a Communication Manager and Outreach Officer at LAMS (Learning Designer App).

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