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Qué aprenderás

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    Define futures thinking and give examples of futures projects

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    Collect and analyze signals of change

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    Identify historical change in the past to predict new changes in the future

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    Learn how to avoid future shock - and help others avoid it, too!

Habilidades que obtendrás

ForesightCreativityStrategic ThinkingInnovationLeadership
Los estudiantes que toman este Course son
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  • UI/UX Designers
  • Chief Technology Officers (CTOs)
  • Entrepreneurs
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100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.

Nivel principiante

This course is for everyone! No previous experience required.

Aprox. 12 horas para completar

Sugerido: 11 hours/week...

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
3 horas para completar

Welcome to the Future

9 videos (Total 42 minutos), 7 lecturas, 4 cuestionarios
9 videos
Welcome to the course! Meet your professor Jane McGonigal3m
Give me some examples of futures thinking!3m
Meet some professional futurists1m
What is futures thinking?4m
Mini-Masterclass: The Future Belongs to Everyone8m
When does the future start?6m
What are the benefits of futures thinking?7m
Choose your own future!2m
7 lecturas
Take our 2-minute survey about the future2m
What is Futures Thinking?10m
Who Hires Futurists?5m
How to think like a futurist: The 5 key principles15m
Why Companies Work With Futurists15m
Who Owns Your Future?15m
Six Possible Futures of Food20m
3 ejercicios de práctica
What is futures thinking?10m
When does the future start?5m
What are the seven benefits of futures thinking?10m
Semana
2
3 horas para completar

Signals of Change

7 videos (Total 43 minutos), 2 lecturas, 3 cuestionarios
7 videos
Examples of Signals10m
Five Minutes in the Future of Food4m
Five Minutes in the Future of Economic Justice5m
How to Interpret Signals6m
Your Turn! Analyze a Signal2m
Where do you look for signals? And other FAQ6m
2 lecturas
Future of Work in 2030 - Signals Report30m
More Examples of Signals of Change10m
2 ejercicios de práctica
What's a signal of change?5m
Future of Work - Signals of Change10m
Semana
3
2 horas para completar

Look Back to Look Forward

3 videos (Total 17 minutos), 4 lecturas, 2 cuestionarios
3 videos
How to Look Back to Look Forward (Part I)3m
How to Look Back to Look Forward (Part II)9m
4 lecturas
Excerpt: Hope in the Dark10m
TOOL: Look Back to Look Forward15m
The Future of Work is Task-Based, not Time-Based10m
Who Invented Futures Thinking and Why?15m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Who invented futures thinking, and why?5m
Semana
4
3 horas para completar

Four Types of Futures Thinking

7 videos (Total 29 minutos), 4 lecturas, 3 cuestionarios
7 videos
The Four Types of Futures Thinking9m
Why I Future with Youth3m
Why I Future with Musicians2m
Why I Future with Incarcerated People2m
Why I Future with My City3m
Congratulations! You've finished this course49s
4 lecturas
The Future as a Way of Life10m
A Guide to The Four Types of Futures Thinking10m
How Professional Futurists Imagine the Future30m
An invitation to join our free Alumni Network2m
2 ejercicios de práctica
Can you identify the four types of futures thinking?10m
Why do people use futures thinking in their work?10m
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Principales revisiones sobre Ready, Set, Future! Introduction to Futures Thinking

por RSOct 20th 2019

Very good course. Concrete, practical and well thought out. Fascinating subject matter. Amazing to have virtual access through this platform to Silicon Valley's cutting edge thinking!

por BOct 22nd 2019

Interesting course on how to see signals and drivers for a potential future.

Instructor

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Jane McGonigal

Research Director

Acerca de Institute for the Future

The Institute for the Future is the world's leading futures thinking organization. For over 50 years, businesses, governments and social impact organizations have depended upon IFTF global forecasts, custom research, and foresight training to navigate complex change and develop world-ready strategies for the future....

Acerca de Programa especializado Futures Thinking

Do you want to think about the future with more creativity and optimism? Do you want to see what’s coming faster, so you can be better prepared for disruptions and more in control of your future? Do you want to get better at changing what’s possible today – in your company, your industry, your community, and in your own life? This Specialization will introduce you to the practice of futures thinking, as developed and applied for the past 50 years by the Institute for the Future, a Silicon-Valley-based research and learning group founded in 1968. You’ll master essential foresight techniques. You’ll meet leading professional futurists. And you’ll choose one or more future topics you want to investigate with your new foresight skills. The Futures Thinking specialization is for anyone who wants to spot opportunities for innovation and invention faster. You can gain the skills and confidence to help YOU become someone who makes the future, instead of letting the future happen to you. You'll develop a more future-oriented mindset to make positive changes in your own life, as you start to see new possibilities more clearly and craft the personal future you want. This specialization is based on the “How to Think Like a Futurist” workshops taught by Jane McGonigal, PhD for Stanford University Continuing Studies. By taking this specialization, you'll have access to key lessons and tools from the Institute for the Future’s professional “Foresight Training” certification program....
Futures Thinking

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