Active Learning Lab (ALL)

Aims and contents

The Active Learning Labs are innovative teaching laboratories with a duration of 6 weeks that are intended for BA graduates and students enrolled in Master’s degree programmes at Ca’ Foscari and other universities.
Participants, divided up into interdisciplinary groups, will work closely together with leading local stakeholders, institutions, companies, public and private partner organizations of Ca’ Foscari in a perspective of shared ideas, networking and co-generation of competences.

The Lab will adopt innovative methods such as Design Thinking, Lego Serious Play, Lean Startup, Business Model Canvas and Change Theory.

The Active Learning Labs (ALL) grew out of innovative learning initiatives also designed to foster self-employment like the sConfini project,  The Urban Innovation BootCamp [ITA] and self-employment workshops [ITa] while also focusing on innovation-driven areas like Digital Transformation, Innovation for Made in Italy, Sustainability, Creative Industries, and Urban and Social Innovation.


Educational Programmes and Student Services Area 

Intended participants

Selected students and graduates from all Master’s Degree programmes at Ca’ Foscari and other universities. The aim of the laboratories is to accompany young people from different disciplinary backgrounds through a process that will help them develop original solutions to real challenges and problems.

Ca’ Foscari students participating in ALL will be awarded 6 ECTs, according to the procedures laid down in the credit recognition tables published at that time.


To consult the available Workshops, visit the Italian page.

Last update: 07/06/2023