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Changing Work Practices in Design [chapter]

2002 Social Thinking—Software Practice  
The paper presents lessons learned in relation to changing work practices in design.  ...  We describe method dissemination activities in three IT-organisations in relation to introducing a method for design in an organisational context. From the activities a number of lessons are drawn.  ...  Introduction The paper reflects on activities in three IT-organisations to change work practices in early design activities.  ... 
doi:10.7551/mitpress/6308.003.0018 fatcat:xcfezsfhc5c43b4gs23ws5kxxm

Is Design Thinking, Really Thinking?: Designers in the 21st Century do not really think; they are in fact reactive decision makers!

Philip G. C. Whiting
2010 Design Principles and Practices: An International Journal  
Does the term creative suggest a different approach to the thought process for the designer when in design mode and is creative thinking enough?  ...  Design thinking begins with a brief and ends with an outcome whereby the designer is managing the process in between, however a key issue of design management is framed by whom or what is directing design  ...  search for better alternatives by re-writing the design brief in an effort to Design Principles and Practices: An International Journal Volume 4, 2010, http://www.  ... 
doi:10.18848/1833-1874/cgp/v04i02/37862 fatcat:o6bocuo5nbcunk2bueh7oetybq

Metaphors in Design: How We Think of Design Expertise

Melehat Nil Gulari
2015 Journal of Research Practice  
Based on this argument, the article investigates metaphors related to design, in particular design expertise, to address how these metaphors shape our understanding of design.  ...  Metaphors examined in this article are identified through a literature review on design knowledge and skills, and interviews conducted with designers.  ...  This article questions whether there are any metaphors in design, which represent the expertise and the practice in a way we should not live by.  ... 
doaj:d499b604a3f2403b96e1a995d47fbdb5 fatcat:kd3r7yooorf2vinyyxinqtc5im

Relating Systems Thinking and Design I. Practical Advances in Systemic Design

Birger Sevaldson, Alex J. Ryan
2014 FORMakademisk  
This issue, Relating Systems Thinking and Design I -Practical Advances in Systemic Design, along with Issue 7:4, Relating Systems Thinking and Design II -Theoretical Evolution in Systemic Design, together  ...  During this process of developing a new practice, the connection to former theories of systems thinking in design and to systems theories in general became apparent.  ...  or practices of designing.  ... 
doi:10.7577/formakademisk.1233 fatcat:3t4kwkhcvbfgtbx3xlg66eqbdq

Towards a Paradigm Shift in Education Practice: Developing Twenty-First Century Skills with Design Thinking [chapter]

Christine Noweski, Andrea Scheer, Nadja Büttner, Julia von Thienen, Johannes Erdmann, Christoph Meinel
2012 Design Thinking Research  
carry out a Design Thinking or Dewey project at school Towards a Paradigm Shift in Education Practice: Developing. . .  ...  in a typical, flexible design thinking space, also used by the School of Design Thinking in Potsdam.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-31991-4_5 fatcat:vn54qzpncjgezn5gqtge4b6vpe

Historical Emergences of Design Thinking in Theory and Practice

Alan Young
2017 Back Story Journal of New Zealand Art, Media & Design History  
Design thinking has emerged over the last twenty years as a new way of understanding the process and value of design, as it is applied in practice to assist the processes of other industries and organizations  ...  This paper identifies the early emergences of the discursive elements of design thinking, and indicates the key validating theories and practices that support it.  ...  embed design in business practice'.  ... 
doi:10.24135/backstory.vi3.28 fatcat:ya2zphvhyre4zpwbyat44eii5y

Design Thinking in Medical Education: The Key Features and Practical Application

John Sandars, Poh-Sun Goh
2020 Journal of Medical Education and Curricular Development  
The design thinking process also enhances design thinking skills that are essential for personal and professional life in a complex world.  ...  Health care is increasingly being faced with complex problems, and the education of current and future doctors in design thinking is an important curricular challenge for all medical educators.  ...  Design Thinking in Medical Education: The Key Features and Practical Application 1. Inspiration 2. Ideation 3.  ... 
doi:10.1177/2382120520926518 pmid:32548307 pmcid:PMC7273544 fatcat:cpw3wn2kozh4teugvtb25vm6ei

Inclusive thinking in fashion design: ergonomic and practical apparel for elderly

Leandro Gomez Bezerra, Álison Pereira da Silva, Felipe Garcia de Medeiros, Jeferson Rodrigo Silva Santos, Ítalo José de Medeiros Dantas
2020 Research, Society and Development  
To make the practical collar, the raw materials were used 100% cotton and viscolycra, justified by their composition properties.  ...  The proposal of the project is, therefore, to provide consumers of third parties with a product that offers, practically and intelligently, a viable solution that gives autonomy to the experience of the  ...  Industrial Design, and Baxter (2011), in Product Design.  ... 
doi:10.33448/rsd-v9i9.6857 fatcat:f3vlymg65vetzeslhuhxhsfpde

Simulation at Extreme-Scale: Co-Design Thinking and Practices

Rong Tian
2014 Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering  
"Good" will be differently defined Some co-design thinking • New GFEM not only improving numerical accuracy, but also improving flop efficiency. • A win-win computing strategy on manycores.  ...  . in PC times Co-design dir. on manycores Meshfree and GFEM might be a new chance over FEM on manycores, in terms of flop efficiency A philosophy shift AMR>1 1 Flop eff. 0 80% 20% S&E apps  ...  Feature: 90% calculation done in single precision and the result is nearly the same as that in double precision Mixed precision FEM Experience and on-going work • Particle methods theoretically can  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11831-014-9095-y fatcat:zfcybqmfyzd6vkfak4j5pgbil4

Entrepreneurial Design Thinking Course at Secondary School in Nepal: Contextual Prospects and Challenges

2021 Journal of Education and Practice  
A secondary school in Nepal used the design thinking approach strategy to conduct entrepreneurship classes for its secondary level students.  ...  The glorification of entrepreneurship in Nepal has led to various stakeholders being interested in the entrepreneurship ecosystem of the country including the educational stakeholders.  ...  Design thinking approach is considered as one of the ways of instilling an entrepreneurial mindset in students given that traditional teaching practices does not consider the skills like these.  ... 
doi:10.7176/jep/12-1-04 fatcat:m6eosrz7lzhpfgf2cu4yoja74u

supplement_material – Supplemental material for Design thinking and methods in library practice and graduate library education

Rachel Ivy Clarke, Satyen Amonkar, Ann Rosenblad
2019 Figshare  
Supplemental material, supplement_material for Design thinking and methods in library practice and graduate library education by Rachel Ivy Clarke, Satyen Amonkar and Ann Rosenblad in Journal of Librarianship  ...  I play no role in in hiring decisions Section 3 -Design Thinking and Methods: This next section will ask your opinions about design thinking and methods. 1.  ...  How did you use design thinking or other design methods? e. What were the benefits of using design thinking or other design methods in this project? f.  ... 
doi:10.25384/sage.9791837 fatcat:423dtr4iavbiha2ukxox6jtfma

Not What You Expected: Implementing Design Thinking as a Leadership Practice [chapter]

Michelle Boisvenue-Fox, Kristin Meyer
2019 Advances in Library Administration and Organization  
The authors propose that implementing design thinking as a leadership practice has a place in the evolving role of libraries and can shift organizational cultures to become more user-centered and embrace  ...  Discussing design thinking as a leadership practice can benefit the profession and communities by giving leaders a common language to use when learning from and sharing with each other in conversations  ...  With that context in mind, the authors offer the following tips for library leaders who are interested in adding design thinking to their leadership practice: Start small If design thinking is new to  ... 
doi:10.1108/s0732-067120190000040009 fatcat:n6mh35nthrauxfiqg3xiuov6ky

Exploring the Practice of Cultivating Design Thinking Skills in Visual Communication Major

Li Bai
2020 Journal of Contemporary Educational Research  
thinking, and how to improve the design thinking of visual communication majors through daily learning.  ...  It proposes a strategy to enhance the design thinking ability of visual communication majors.  ...  In practical training, brainstorming can be used to train design. Brainstorming is a group of people who use their brains to think creatively.  ... 
doi:10.26689/jcer.v4i8.1445 fatcat:zifhs7ow3ngc7dqarp3xl6tt5e

Fast Train to DT: A Practical Guide to Coach Design Thinking in Software Industry [chapter]

Muktha Hiremath, Visvapriya Sathiyam
2013 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
In this paper, we explain best practices of bringing together diverse teams from business, technology and user experience in a large-scale software development setup and coaching them to use design thinking  ...  This paper can serve as a primer for those who are new to design thinking and coaching. It contributes to a better understanding of the importance of a coach in nurturing a design thinking mindset.  ...  We practice design thinking in just 4-5 weeks (equivalent to 1 takt or sprint cycle in an agile development setup).  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-40477-1_53 fatcat:biji67ejyrfzzfktfztkobcr44

Virtuality and Fostering Critical Design Thinking: An Exploration of the Possibilities Through Critical Theory, Design Practices and Networked Learning [chapter]

Caroline Newton, Burak Pak
2015 Critical Learning in Digital Networks  
It is within this context that our plea for increased critical thinking and critical design is situated.  ...  In all these projects, the spotlight of attention has been on the design and the designer.  ...  Then we stress the importance of integrating critical thinking in architectural education and practice.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-13752-0_6 fatcat:oej34gw6yfaqdh2x2csif3azcu
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