Creativity in Motion: Creativity Seminar Team B Final Project PowerPoint Presentation

Creativity in MotionCreativity Seminar

BSCOM/4352/19/2018Shannon Sorenson

Table of Contents


Scientific Creativity: Based on factsArtistic Creativity: skill and talent

Understanding Creativity and Applying it to Problem Solving SolutionsCreativity is affected by many factors that in many cases are beyond a person’s control.

Creativity is a distinguishing characteristic of human excellence in every area of behavior. —E. Paul Torrance

Problems and Why People Struggle with Thinking Outside the Box

Where does thinking outside the box fail?What are traditional approaches and are they helpful or hinder

The main point of this activity is to focus on the fact that we tend to stick too much to the rules even though there were too few rules in this activity and how making too many assumptions greatly hinders our ability to think creatively and come up with new, out of the box solutions to solve problems.

Activity #1Creative Thinking- Paper Aeroplanes

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UnderstandingLack of & better understanding Fully experience of problemRedefining the problemMental & Emotional BlocksHandling of stressorsOpenness

Potential Creative Blocks

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Teaching Creativity

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Activity Time: Game #225 items…

The objective is to demonstrate that creativity is more likely to flourish under unstructured than under structured supervision.

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Creativity; innate or learned behavior


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