Problem Solving and Critical Thinking Skills

Provided by: edX

What do you do when you encounter a problem? This self-paced career development course will help you think critically and creatively to solve problems and design solutions. These skills will set you apart from peers and make you a sought-after leader and teammate.

Course Objectives:

  • How to frame problems using a systematic, repeatable process
  • How to develop and test solutions using the 80/20 rule
  • How to identify user needs and develop solutions to meet them
  • How to use design thinking to generate ideas and discover creative solutions
  • How to plan and execute primary and secondary research
  • How to design and build effective surveys.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for anyone wanting to develop their critical thinking skills and creatively solve problems & design solutions.

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart People


Fullbridge University

Employee Type

New Applicants, Operations Teams , Leaders,Managers,1st level supervisors

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

8 hrs


Audit Free

Certification is paid for $ 149.00 ; Full financial aid available for certification