The common creative tools and techniques are explained and how they can be applied. 

The choice of the tools used in any context and settings depends on the brief, participants, goals, and the experience of the facilitator. It is recommended that you use the simplest method possible. The tools may be combined to produce the final outcome.

Learning Objectives

1.Know basic creativity tools and techniques

2.Develop confidence in selecting the right tool or applying a combination of the creativity tools to assist in the idea generative process  for every context

3.Know how to create the environment to destress and enhance idea generation

4.Know how to use creativity tools at any stage in a problem-solving process, i.e.  problem exploration, idea generation, and concept evaluation


1.Various Types of Brainstorming

2.Morphological Analysis

3.Six Thinking Hats