Introduce basic experience design and recreational philosophies, emphasizing positive psychology principles. Explore life design opportunities and perspectives of what constitutes "the good life" across multiple countries, cultures, and diverse populations.

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Course Outline
Module 1: The Good Life and Positive Psychology Module 2: Flourishing & Authentic Happiness Module 3: The How of Happiness & Inclusive Design Module 4: PERMA & Flow Module 5: Meaning & Self-Efficacy Module 6: Motivation & Self-Determination Module 7: Time Famine & Taking Back Your Time Module 8: Global and Cultural Research Report Module 9: The Digital Age & Nature Deficit Module 10: Intentional Families & Family Rituals Module 11: Experience Economy & Experience Changing Module 12: Design Thinking & Fostering Empathy Module 13: Community Experience Parts 2 and 3 Module 14: Designing Your Life Module 15: Prototyping & Choosing Happiness
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Flourish: A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-Being (Required)
by: M. Seligman
ISBN: 978-1439190760
2011 Atria Books
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Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life (Optional)
by: B. Burnett
ISBN: 978-1101875322
2016 Knopf
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Intentional Families: Simple Rituals to Strengthen Family Ties (Optional)
by: William Doherty
ISBN: 978-0380732050
1999 William Morrow Paperbacks
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Packet: Creating a Good Life through Experience Design (Optional)
by: B. Hill
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