This course covers a variety of techniques used to verify and build on creative ideas. It outlines when to use research and when to use simulations to check the workability of an idea. In addition, it discusses ways to build on ideas effectively.

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This online course forms part of the SkillsNet short course suite.

Please note this course is only available to CPA Australia members.

Learning objectives

  • Match each stage of the creative process with the description of its purpose
  • Determine which method to use to verify the workability of an idea in a given scenario
  • Identify statements that describe the purpose and activities of the verifying stage of the creative process
  • Use criteria for evaluating a build to determine the best proposed build for a given idea
  • Identify criteria-based questions that can be used to evaluate the effectiveness of a suggestion made to build on an idea


Any individual who wants to check the workability of creative ideas and effectively build on those ideas.

60 Minutes

365 Days