Dedication: 8 hours
Course type: MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)
Lessons: 7
Languages: Español
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Design Thinking for educators

This course brings the Design Thinking methodology closer to the world of education. Design Thinking is a methodology to generate innovative ideas that focuses its effectiveness on understanding and responding to the real needs of users. This way of working is based on the field of product design and hence its name. Today it is used in a variety of fields.


  • Introduction to Design Thinking: Origin, Benefits and Stages of Methodology
  • Introduction and description of each of the phases: Empathize, Define, Ideas, Prototyping and Evaluate
  • Working dynamics for each stage in the classroom
  • Strategies for classroom management

María Román

ExE Trainer

Ilia Hernández

ExE Project manager