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Researching New Ways of Thinking

The Researching New Ways of Thinking online course is an advanced critical thinking course suitable for senior executives and business leaders.

Using case method theory you’ll hear insights from organisational leaders, explore key ideas relating to critical thinking and sound judgement, then apply your understandings to case studies.

During the course, you will develop sound strategic judgements based on evidence to improve business outcomes. You will evaluate, or design complex projects and advanced inquiry to find innovative solutions to organisational problems. You will apply new theories, concepts or models to explain business problems with the intent of developing scenarios that anticipate future changes to the business and formulating solutions to any potential problems or issues.

 

Topics explored in this module:

  • – Tackling wicked problems
  • – Casual relationships and prediction
  • – Thinking outside the box: Generating new knowledge

In this module you’ll:

  • – Consider a case study about Georgetown University reparations
  • – Consider a case study about the coronavirus and organisational change
  • – Contribute to collaborative discussions

In this module you’ll:

  • – Apply your understandings to a case study about future preparedness
  • – Contribute to collaborative discussions

In this module you’ll:

  • – Create four key take-home messages
  • – Reflect on your learning journey
  • Level: Expert
  • Ideal for senior executives and business leaders
  • Delivered 100% online
  • Complete in 4-6 hours
  • Self-paced learning
  • Interactive activities and case studies
  • Gain in demand skills
  • DeakinCo. Certificate

Price: $250

Why choose DeakinCo.

Part of world-leading Deakin University, DeakinCo. are pioneers of workplace transformation for the future of work. Our mission is to help organisations and individuals build the emerging and in-demand skills required to succeed in the workplace today -  and tomorrow. We are trusted by some of Australia’s largest organisations and most recognisable brand names. 

DeakinCo. have partnered with Navitas Professional, part of global education provider Navitas, to develop short courses that enhance both immediate workplace performance and future employability.  Navitas transforms the lives of more than 70,000 students each year through education.
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DeakinCo. certificate​

Showcase your learning with a certificate of completion or validate your skills with an optional Professional Practice Credential.

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Learn the most sought after skills of today at a time and pace that suits you.  Our online short courses are ready when you are.

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