CLASS #11 | Nov 28th

PEOPLES CHOICE View the presentations from today on Kelsey, Erika, Izzy and Julies Blogs. IMPLEMENTATION PRESENTATIONS Students present their final community design challenge solutions, pitching their ideas to visiting Designers Andrej Klimo and Lisa Hemingway. Groups will present in the […]

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Class #10 | November 21st

PEOPLES CHOICE View the presentations from today on Brooke, Corinna and Fiona’s blogs TESTING PHASE REVIEW Team Design Challenge testing feedback and reviews. Incorporating feedback to implement. HOMEWORK • Blog post #11 Prepare for your presentation!

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Class # 9 | Nov 14th

Team Community Design Challenge prototype presentations to Patrick Belanger. HOMEWORK • Blog post #10 • Reading: Chapter 8 & 9 • Reading summary.

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Class # 8 | Nov 7th

PEOPLES CHOICE View the presentations from today on Rachael, Euodia and Avery’s blogs IDEATION PHASE REVIEW Images of teams findings and actionable insights will be posted below after class.             EXPERIMEN PHASE WORKSHOP Teams prototype concepts to share the core experience, […]

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Class #7 | Oct 31st.

Feedback From Facilitating Nancy’s Class; suggestions to make the session more effective: -come prepared on both ends (they needed more topics and we needed to know what we were getting into) – be less weird? some group members made me […]

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CLASS # 6 | Oct 24th/25th

MID SEMESTER REVIEWS: 15 min mid semester reviews on your blogging, in class workshops and team work. Held in Room 207, Building 325. 9am: Erika 9:15am: Brooke 9:30am: Jessica 9:45 am: Alex 10 am: Corinna 10:15 am: Eleanor 10:30 am: Karlee 10:45 am: Julie 11 am: Fiona 11:15 am: Avery 11:30 […]

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Class # 5 | October 17th

PEOPLES CHOICE View the presentations from today on Jessica’s blogs DISCOVERY PHASE REVIEW Images of teams findings and actionable insights will be posted below after class.                             […]

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Class # 4 | Oct 3rd

PEOPLES CHOICE View the presentations from today on Erika and Karlee’s  blogs DESIGN THINKING: DISCOVERY PHASE Moving into the Design Thinking process, We will be getting started on the DISCOVERY PHASE which includes Empathizing (Inspiration, Research, Discovery) and Defining (involving interpretation). These […]

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Class # 3 | Sept 26th

PEOPLES CHOICE View presentations for this week on Eleanor and Alex’s Blog. COMMUNITY DESIGN CHALLENGE C-BOX                                                    […]

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Class #2 | Sept 19th

Today is all about introducing the Human Centred Design Thinking process. Before getting into some deets, heres a quick Video intro (from Designkit.org based on IDEO’s “The Field Guide to Human Centred Design”)   First , it’s important to note […]

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Blog Post #12

Design Thinking was an interesting course – I learned that there is a huge array of techniques for research and prototyping to better your creative projects and assist with meeting your target audience and scope. A lot of what we do as graphic designers is to find or build solutions for people’s needs, so the […]

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Reading Summary #5

Chapter 3 Synthesis is the convergent part of the design process. Explore many ideas and select the most promising ones. Build a series of prototypes ad evaluate… Read more “Reading Summary #5”

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Weekly Blog Post #12

Pictured above is a compilation of some of my favorite notes I’ve taken over the past four months. “Innovation and learning go hand in hand”:  I particularly like this because it serves as a reminder to never stop learning. The … Continue reading

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Blog post #12

My Key takeaways for this class are: The design thinking process – Starting first with research when taking on a new project, you must immerse yourself in what… Read more “Blog post #12”

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