Creative Thinking Essentials



*This credential is only available to current RMIT students

Co-designed with top-tier digital agency Isobar, this module will develop your creative confidence and teach you how to use creative thinking to solve real-world problems. Using a variety of creative thinking tools and techniques, we'll show you how to create innovative solutions to unlock complex problems. The credential is informed by current industry practices.

Skills and learning outcomes

  • Evaluate and select key creative thinking techniques
  • Recognise the role of critical thinking in developing innovative problem solving skills
  • Apply selected creative thinking techniques to a problem


Module 1: Introduction to creative thinking

Module 2: What is your creative confidence

Module 3: Choose your problem

Module 5: Creative thinking through sketching

Module 6: Creative thinking through diversity

Module 7: Creative thinking through sequencing

How does it work ?

Successful completion of this credential will require you to demonstrate the development of creative ideas and solutions to real world problems, using techniques such as; Sketching, Diversity and Sequencing.

A score of 16/20 is required to pass this credential.

When can I do it ?