Human-Centered Design Project (TUT/IHTE TIE-41406)
After this course the student is able to conduct a human-centered research and design process, especially according to the "Contextual Design" framework. One can apply the methods in different types of product development processes and their phases. One can explain the general benefits, challenges and practical significance of human-centered design. One has enough experience on the human-centered research and design methodology to be able to take responsibility of a small design project. The student can model and consolidate different types of user research data from various sources, and identify the most relevant user-related aspects that affect the design. One is able to give examples of good principles of group working and explain the benefits and principles of idea creation techniques, as well as to use this knowledge in practical design work.
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