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Diagrams in systems thinking

Updated Monday, 21st June 2021
This video explores how a systems practitioner, who has mastered many diagramming techniques, can provide a thorough analysis of a complex situation. 

The various diagramming techniques can be used to explore distinct aspects of a situation alongside other modelling techniques. The combined use of a range of techniques can therefore be an extremely powerful approach in refining and communicating your understanding and the understanding of others. A systems practitioner who has mastered each of their uses can deploy them to provide a truly holistic and comprehensive analysis of a complex situation, as shown in the following example:

 

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