Online: Creative thinking and innovation

Inventive solutions to everyday problems

This course empowers you to start seeing things differently and taking action accordingly. You will train your brain to make new connections and think without limitations, identifying opportunities and capitalizing on them. By successfully combining elements in new and unconventional ways, even if they may not seem logical to others, you will master the fundamentals of creative thinking.

In this course Creative thinking and innovation, you will learn:

  • How to generate creative solutions for everyday problems.
  • The art of improvisation and thinking outside the box.
  • Techniques to break free from fixed patterns.
  • How to embrace new ideas and perspectives.


  • See opportunities instead of obstacles
  • Change your perspective
  • Reading time: 4 hours, exclusive of practice and assignments
  • Study time: 24 hours (estimated)
  • Total duration: 4-16 weeks

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  • Customized solutions for your organization
  • Assistence with implementation and activation
  • Communication & Interaction
  • Teambuilding & Leadership skills
  • Personal effectiveness
  • Vitality & Resilience

In this course you'll discover the core principles of creative thinking. First, learn to embrace new ideas without judgment. Then, explore skills for thinking freely and creatively, while cultivating the necessary courage. Unleash your ability to generate fresh ideas and provide original solutions by daring to stand out.

From imagination to logic

Creative thinkers excel at seamlessly shifting from imagination and fantasy to logic and analysis. This course immerses you in diverse thinking modes, helping you tap into your brain's creative potential. Discover how to leverage your creative tool – your brain – in innovative ways.

This course is also part of the learning pathways '21st Century Skills' and 'Innovation'



  • Brainstorming
  • Breaking patterns
  • Bono's thinking hats
  • Critical thinking

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