The Graduate Certificate of Design Strategy and Innovation provides a unique opportunity to integrate design thinking, design management and strategy, systems and complexity thinking, innovation processes, futures forecasting, leadership and advanced sustainability practice within the same course.
The course is suited to designers and non-designers who wish to complement their existing skills with the frameworks, strategies, techniques and tools to solve complex problems and integrate design-led strategies into existing practice in business, government agencies, social enterprise and communities.
The course will prepare graduates to create, lead and manage new products, systems and services that have a sustainable impact on the economy, society and the environment.
The Swinburne Graduate Attributes signify that Swinburne intends that its teaching courses assist all its graduates to be:
To qualify for the award of Graduate Certificate of Design Strategy and Innovation, students must complete 50 credit points comprising three Design Core units.
Credit is granted in recognition of previous study and/or experience and allows students to gain advanced standing towards their course. Applicants are assessed on a case-by-case basis. Learn more about credit.