Design Thinking for Innovation (University of Virginia)

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This course received a rating from a facilitator!

Did anything about the learning circle surprise you?
Design thinking is a learning process that never ends.

You recorded in your weekly feedback that 24 participant(s) attended the first meeting. Is this correct?
Yes

You recorded in your weekly feedback that 24 participant(s) attended the second meeting. Is this correct?
Yes

About how many people showed up for the last meeting?
25

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star(s)?
It was the best course I ever facilitated because it involved practicality especially designing the prototypes of how we can come up with solutions based on user’s knowledge and understanding of the problem.

How likely are you to recommend facilitating a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
Best class where every one’s opinion counts. in addition to learning from each other

course
Design Thinking for Innovation

goal
To assist learners to become innovative and creative in problem solving approach

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
Gain more confidence about myself

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
Protect myself from.cyber bullying and helping other people

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
1

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
Because it helps to secure yourself from cyber bullying

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
To become a better speaker,and gain knowledge on IT

To what extent did you achieve this?
4

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
I improved my creativity

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
4

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
Using it to gain some income before joining the university

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
4

Why did you give the course 4 star/stars?
It somehow fits my expectation

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
4

Why?
Its an interactive learning circle of sharing ideas and improving ones thinking capacity

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
Understand design thinking and know how to apply it

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
How to present my self especially when i address a group of people

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
4

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
Assisting my peers in solving problems as well as becoming innovative

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
Because it was exciting and fun.

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
It is the easiest and simplest way of learning

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
To acqure knowledge and skill to help my community

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
Yess like thinking designed designing

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
Helping people with promblem

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
4

Why did you give the course 4 star/stars?
It help me to attain search knowledge that I have never had or knew before

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
To improve my studies

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
Prototype,how to cope with cyber bullyin

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
Yes

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
Help others on how to cope in cyber bullying
To be creative

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
Because i learnt alot

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
It helps us to gain confidence about ourselves

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
Design thinking

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
Yes

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
I intend to apply it to solve problems in the society

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
It was well conducted

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
It helps people to have a broad mind

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
to help solve challenges appropriately

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
proper discussing skills and courage to speak in public

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
to design and help solve communal and individual problems

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
it was enjoyable and lively

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
help one gain more skill

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
understand design thinking and learn how to apply it

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
public speaking skills

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
by being creative and assisting other people become design thinkers

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
my expectations were met

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
it is an essential course everyone need

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
Develop critical thinking skills and open mindedness

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
Having empathy and rapid prototyping

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
Achieve a more robust thinking in development of machines the make work easier

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
It was awesome

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
Awesome

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
How to solve issues without necessarily with someones help

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
Yes

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
By helping others in their day to day life issues and problems by having solutions to their worries

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
4

Why did you give the course 4 star/stars?
Because it was well taught

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
Because here I have learnt how to solve issues that may concern me or the community and this will also help the friend

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
general knowledge

To what extent did you achieve this?
4

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
yes

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
creat job and community benefit

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
4

Why did you give the course 4 star/stars?
it was good

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
it is beneficial to community and self gain

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
Public speaking skills

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
Yes… Cyber Security measures

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
I would like to be a motivational speaker and the skills l learnt on public speaking are very informative and helpful.

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
It was a great learning experience.

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
I have gain public speaking skills and learnt on creative thinking. I believe he/she will greatly benefit too

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
That I would learn new things and be able to apply in daily life

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
I learnt there is better ways to solve things

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
Think differently in solving problems .

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
It equipped me with more knowledge

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
Helps someone do things they never thought they could

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
I joined hoping to get more information about technology and also to get more creative and innovative in life

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
I learned about public speaking and got much better in adressing people

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
Yes absolutely

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
Because it has really made a huge impact on how l should act when am online

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
To enable him or her to get more information on how to protect him or herself when online and also to improve their creativity and innovation abilities

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
Computer skills

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
Yes

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
I will help to improve the community

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
Because it’s excellent

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
Because I’ve really learnt alot

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
Acquire design thinking skills

To what extent did you achieve this?
5

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
Design thinking in innovation

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
In day to day life

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
I was excellent

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
It was awesome

This course received a rating from a participant!

What did you hope to achieve when you joined this learning circle?
online security

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
design thinking

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
to come up with real life solutions to solve problems

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
4

Why did you give the course 4 star/stars?
i learnt how to come up with prototype

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
its simple and makes one to come up with a solution that has been a dilemma to many

This course received a rating from a participant!

Is there anything else that you learned or achieved during the learning circle?
public speaking

Do you feel more confident about what you just learned in Design Thinking for Innovation ?
5

How do you intend to apply what you learned?
To solve problem in real solution

How well did the online course work as a learning circle?
5

Why did you give the course 5 star/stars?
i learnt how to come up with prototype#

How likely are you to recommend participating in a learning circle to a friend or colleague?
5

Why?
its safe, simple and convenient