4 modules

Designing Your Life:
Design Thinking and Psychology to Achieve your Life and Career Goals

Offline: Batch 1

15 Aug – 5 Sep 2020

4 Weeks (Saturday)


30,000 THB

Until 14 Aug 2020

Course Overview

“I am not fully engaged  in what I am doing, what should be my next move?”

“I want to start something new, but where and how do I start?”

“Are there any tools and processes  to help me make better decisions?”

“I can’t find my  “passion” or “calling”. Where should I begin?”

If you have been asking yourself these types of questions, the course is for YOU!



The answers can be found at the intersection of psychology and Design Thinking. While Design Thinking is generally applied to design better products and services, through this 4-week, hands-on workshop, you will get a chance to learn and apply  the Design Thinking methodology to your own life.  Based on #1 Best New York Times best-selling book Designing Your Life, this course has been crafted for people in their twenties who are struggling in making a career choice.

At the end of the course, participants will know:

Taught by the only licensee in Thailand and Southeast Asia, the workshop will give you:

  • A hands-on experience, so you that you can apply the concept of Designing Your Life to a real situation, get a deep understanding of tools and ability to utilize them in the future;
  • An “actionable” plan after the workshop, so that you can start right away to change your life;
  • The ability to design your life through the concept of meaning-seeking, increase creative confidence, adaptability; all reinforced by design thinking-based tools;
  • The Ability to become more focused and resilient in the face of challenge, as well as develop greater self-awareness and experience greater overall well-being.

Core Instructors

Permsit

Lamprasitipon

Certified “Designing Your Life” facilitator, PhD in Psychology, Founder of Modular Consulting

Permsit Lamprasitipon, Ph.D., is a counseling psychologist, and the official and only licensee of Designing Your Life in Southeast Asia. He is an expert in human-centered design, and has been teaching Designing Your Life and Design Thinking in both Private and Public sectors to 500+ people. 

He is also a visiting lecturer in top-tier universities. His past experiences include working in the innovation field, organization psychology, market research, and corporate social responsibility. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), an MBA from SASIN, Chulalongkorn University; as well as  Ph.D., Summa Cum Laude, on counseling psychology from Assumption University. He is also a certified Designing Your Life Coach, and Scrum Master.

Panunya

Charoensawadpong

IDEO and MIT Certified Design Thinking Expert

Design Thinking expert who aims at improving Service in education, finance and consumer product sectors. Trained at Stanford d.school, with certification from MIT (Certified MIT Approach to Design Thinking) and IDEO (Certified IDEO Human-Centered Design). 

Panunya is also an alumnus of Designing your Life, Stanford Life Design Lab, a methodology that applies design thinking to personal development. She is the Head of Business Development, AI & Robotics Venture Technology Incubator, at PTTEP. She holds a MS in Energy Resource Engineering, Stanford University and BE in Chemical Engineering, Chulalongkorn University.

Stanford’s Most Popular Class Isn’t Computer Science–It’s Something Much More Important

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Become a Certified
Life Designer

Fully Certified Program by
Thammasat University

Who should attend​

University Students

who don’t know what to do after graduation (e.g find a job, or continue to study?), wish to change path or find their true passion. 

First Jobbers or Early Career Workers

who would like to make a change but do not know how (e.g change fields of work)

Why You’ll Love Learning Here​

HANDS-ON

Interactive & intimate classes with direct feedback from instructors

REAL CASE STUDIES

Solve real-world problems that are directly applicable to your work

EXPERT INSTRUCTORS

Taught by real professionals in the field & university academics

NETWORKING OPPORTUNITY

Make life-long connections with like-minded professionals

CONVENIENT TIME & PLACE

All workshops are either on weekends evening or weekday in central Bangkok

What Our Students Shared

Module 1

Saturday, 15th August 2020

Introduction to Designing Your Life (DYL)

Key Objective: Set up ground, get familiar with other participants, understand the foundations of the DYL methodology and the necessary mindset for the rest of the course.

​Learners will discover: 

  • How Design Thinking (DT) can be applied to life 
  • How to find the source of motivation through self-exploration and empathy
  • How to set up a good “Life-Design” question

Instructor

Permsit Lamprasitipon

Certified “Designing Your Life” facilitator, PhD in Psychology, Founder of Modular Consulting

Module 2

Saturday, 22nd August 2020

Designing Your Life – Your Life Prototype

Key Objective: Deep dive on life prototyping. Learn how to use DYL tools to design a joyful and meaningful life.

​​Learners will discover: 

  • How to craft your life story
  • The tools needed to come up with and brainstorm ideas
  • How to do “life prototyping”

Guest speaker's topic

Don’t quit! Reinvent yourself within your organisation

Instructor

Permsit Lamprasitipon

Certified “Designing Your Life” facilitator, PhD in Psychology, Founder of Modular Consulting

Panunya Charoensawadpong

IDEO and MIT Certified Design Thinking Expert​

Module 3

Saturday, 29th August 2020

Designing Your Life – Applying to Your Work Life

Key Objective: Deep dive on application of Designing Your Life to your work life. Learn techniques and tools to transform your work and craft a job that is both meaningful and full of possibilities. 

​​Learners will discover: 

  • How to apply the  Designing Your Life methodology in their work
  • How failure can help grow as an individual
  • How to design a new work life without having to quit the current  job

Instructor

Permsit Lamprasitipon

Certified “Designing Your Life” facilitator, PhD in Psychology, Founder of Modular Consulting

Module 4

Saturday, 5th September 2020

Designing Your Life – Way Forwards

Key Objective: Wrap all the learning and create the next life design actionable plan 

​Learners will discover: 

  • Insights and new perspectives on life and work 
  • How to set up your own DYL team
  • How to Design your “Life Canvas”, for your actionable plan moving forwards

Instructor

Permsit Lamprasitipon

Certified “Designing Your Life” facilitator, PhD in Psychology, Founder of Modular Consulting

Putting theory into practice

Thammasat Student

Applying as Free Elective Course and Gains 3 Credits

Become a Certified
Life Designer

Super Early Bird

20% off

30,000

24,000 THB

Until 22 July 2020

Early Bird

15% off

30,000

25,500 THB

Until 29 July 2020

Late Early Bird

10% off

30,000

27,000 THB

Until 5 August 2020

Special Discount

Thammasat Alumni

30,000

21,000 THB

a person

Students

30,000

15,000 THB

a person

Social Enterprises

Employees and Founders

30,000

15,000 THB

a person

Applying as a company?

2

colleagues

27,000 THB

a person

3

colleagues

25,500 THB

a person

4+

colleagues

24,000 THB

a person

Confirmed Participants (Batch 1)

Designing Your Life & Career Thailand