You have already… Honed your design challenge; Identified your most crucial, practical, knowledge needs and some ways to get answers; and Tested / found out some real information about your challenge. We will not be able to implement these projects in real life, but the last HCD step is one your would take toward Delivery. You will… Continue reading HCD Project: Deliver – A Statement of Needs – Assignment #4
You have now not only come up with your design challenge but also identified your most crucial, practical, knowledge needs and some ways to get answers. Test one of your methods. Find out more information! Max. 4 sentences: Describe what you researched, how, and what the main results were. Max. 4 sentences: Based on your research,… Continue reading HCD Project: Research and Create Assignment #3
As many of you will be traveling on Wednesday we will screen a film on Wednesday 4/12: 25 min. introduction to the topic and then the screening. The class will end approximately at 7pm. This film will be your material for analysis in the final take-home exam. When designing the final exam, and having seen your great… Continue reading Wednesday 4/12: Privacy & Security – UPDATED, 5/1
DONE: You have by now identified your Design Challenge that is… Framed in human terms (rather than technology, product, or service functionality) Broad enough to allow you to discover the areas of unexpected value Narrow enough to make the topic manageable TO DO NEXT: What do I know? From the IDEO Toolkit: What… Continue reading HCD Project: Knowledge & Method(s) Assignment #2
Mid Term next time: 5-6pm Snarr 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,9,10,15 One question per chapter You need to = can answer 5, 20 pt each (short answers). You need to earn 70 pt for the exam to count toward your grade so technically, 3.5 perfect answers would be enough You have one hour Example: What are the three types… Continue reading 3/20: Mid Term, and More
Great news! 1) Your Mid Term has been postponed to 3/20. Because… 2) We have been invited (and we, specifically), on 3/13, to attend a panel on the future trends in communication and branding. This is important for us as global communicators. (See more info attached.) 3) We will discuss migration and poverty on 4/12.… Continue reading Changes! MT Postponed!
Your second assignment in our road to envisioning a local project around your SDG is to think about how you would communicate about the challenge to your local audiences passionately, effectively, making them act (change their behaviour? donate? just care?); in a video format. Your deliverable on 3/13 is a Public Service Announcement. Think of your audience. They… Continue reading PSA Assignment (due 3/13)