Professional Certificate in Innovation and Design Thinking

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Professional / Short Course
3 Weeks
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Griffith College
Blended Learning
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Course Overview

Innovate your way to success through design thinking.

This blended course is delivered at Griffith College Dublin over three Saturdays in person and two mid-week evenings online. Design thinking is a vital innovation methodology that encourages user-centric solutions, enhances adaptability in a rapidly changing world, and helps create a valuable competitive edge in problem-solving.


Don't miss this chance to supercharge your problem-solving and critical-thinking skills to create impactful solutions through our interactive course.

Why Study Design Thinking and Innovation at Griffith College? 

Our Design Thinking course offers immersive, practical experiences, allowing you to apply design thinking principles to real-world challenges from day one. Engage with a diverse community of learners, fostering collaboration and networking opportunities that extend beyond the course.

Join our Innovation and Design Thinking certificate now and take the first step towards a future filled with innovation and success!

Intake Dates

  • Dublin - Blended - February 2024

Course Details

Innovation & Design Thinking

  • Understand the principles of design thinking for innovation and problem-solving. 
  • Develop critical thinking skills to analyse problems.
  • Identify opportunities and challenge assumptions.
  • Learn from industry experts and master the art of innovation.


This course is scheduled to commence on Saturday the 25th November 2023.

This part-time evening course will run one evening per week on campus (Saturday) and online (Wednesday) over 3 weeks. 


Year 2023


  • Saturday 25th Nov - 3 hrs in person
  • Wednesday 29th Nov - 1.5 hrs online
  • Saturday 2nd Dec - 6 hrs in-person
  • Wednesday 6th Dec - 1.5 hrs online
  • Saturday 9th Dec - 6 hrs in-person



Timetable is subject to change. Contact [email protected] for further information.

How to Apply

How To Apply:

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Mature Students: If you are 23 years or over from the 1st January of this year, you can apply for this course directly using the College’s online application form.

Under 23 Years: 5 O6/H7 grades in the Irish leaving certificate or equivalent award Or FETAC Level 5 Full Award.

It is recommended that applicants have a good understanding of both written and spoken English.


Please note that not all study modes may be offered at all times; for confirmation, refer to the Intake dates on the Overview tab.

Tuition Fees

Study Mode: Blended

Total Fee: € 750.00

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