Applied Design Thinking Professional (ADTP)

About IFS Academy – Casugol Partnership

IFS Academy and CASUGOL, Singapore has signed a MoU for delivering world class Certification Programs to students, faculty and corporates in the field of Computer & Information Technology. IFS Academy is Certified Training Partner (CTP) of Casugol in India. Based in Singapore, CASUGOL is an International Certification Provider offering a wide range of professional Certification Programs, and Executive Workshops in Digital Transformation, and Emerging Technologies, designed for all industries and verticals. IFS Academy will run these courses in India in association with CASUGOL.


  • Customization of Programs for specific industry, organisation, government agencies, statutory boards.

  • Benefit from contribution from leading Industry Experts, Academics, and Researchers from across the world.

  • Dynamic learning environment that providing participants with professional networking opportunity.

  • Flexible programmes designed to cater to the individual needs of participants, whether for professional upskilling, or for general interest.

  • Opportunities for employers to develop their workforce and for individuals to enhance their career.

  • Online support for participants after the training.

Course Information

Training Schedule:
Dates: 1 to 3 Nov | 1 to 3 Dec | 2 to 4 Feb
Time:: 9:30 am to 5:30 pm (Singapore Timezone)

Duration: 3-Day / 24 Hours

Mode of Training: Instructor-Led Online

Certification: Participants will receive a Certificate of Competency upon successfully completing the course and passing the examination

Who Should Attend: Business Leaders, CEO, Directors, Marketing Director, Solution Developers, Startup, Entrepreneurs and Anyone seeking to acquire advanced knowledge on how to solve problems in a user-centric way.

Course Objective

Acquire knowledge and applicable skillsets in design thinking approaches to kickstart a digital transformation journey

Learn how to ideas into testable products or processes swiftly and solve problems in a user-centric way


Participants are required to attempt an examination upon completion of course. This exam tests a candidate’s knowledge and skills related to Design Thinking based on the syllabus covered

Course Contents:

Module 1 Introduction to Design Thinking

What is Design Thinking?

Developing a Designer Mindset

Deep Dive into Design Thinking

Impact of Design Thinking on Organizations

Application of Design Thinking in Strategic Innovation

Understanding the Change Management Paradigms

Module 2 Adoption of Design Thinking in Organization

Why Organizations Implement Design Thinking?

Leadership and Design

Understanding the Design Journey

Design Thinking Principles

Inclusion, Disruption, and Perspective

Module 3 Design Thinking Approaches

Storytelling in Design Thinking

Strategic Foresight

Making Sense in Design Thinking

Value Redefinition

Experiential Design Approach

Humanization of Design

Rapid prototyping to Build a Creative Culture

Business Model Redesigning

Module 4 Attributes of Successful Design Thinking Application

Attribute of Scaling and Expanding Design Thinking Application

Creating an Inclusive Organization

Finding the Right Problem

Creating Culture Awareness

Design Thinking as a Confrontation Tool

Creating a Creative Space

Increasing Competency to Communicate

Leadership Alignment

Rediscovering the Purpose

Module 5 Putting Everything Together

Reframing Design Thinking

Design Thinking as a Mindset

Design Thinking as a Technology or Collaborative Platform

Design Thinking within a System

Develop a Design Thinking Program

Course Fees: USD 500

Admission / Registration Procedure:

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