Course Objectives

The Creative Process: Understand the process as seen by creative professionals, including the steps they take to hone their skill, prepare for work, scratch for ideas, and develop ideas into creative works.

Theories of Creativity: Understand the role of the individual as well as the social context for influencing the creative process by exploring several theories of the creative process.

Creative Skills: Develop skills through exercises, readings and activities that prepare you to tackle creative problems and develop powerful solutions.

Importance of Hard Work: Develop an appreciation for the level of practice, singular focus, and habit creative professionals put into their work to make it truly creative.