Success Project

Chapter 6: Case Studies This section highlights case study experiences from the South African partner universities who participated in the SUCSESS project. 6.1. The adoption of a design sprint method: School of Tourism and Hospitality, University of Johannesburg A design sprint is a teaching method that is used in product development. It enhances students' ability to improve on their skills in product development, solve problems creativity and to think critically. A design sprint take place over five days in order to validate ideas and solve big challenges through prototyping and testing ideas with actual customers. Purpose For the practical aspect, the design sprint expected students to plan and prepare a food item that they would be expected to sell for a profit at the end of the design sprint process. person who designs the product and helps to realise the vision of the goal. 73