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Design for the Real World. Entry 2.

Guest Lecture

Dave Russel, IDEO Communications Designer.

Key Points

  • IDEO focuses on understanding people and their individual behaviours.
  • Interaction designers focus on how the products are received and used by the public.
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Task 1. Entry 1.

Group Project Task 1

Research into national, global or local problems that design can solve. Design can potentially be used to make things better for a society or individual. 588 more words

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Racism and imperialism in the child development discourse: deconstructing ‘developmentally appropriate practice’

One of the most influential approaches to early childhood education in North America is ‘Developmentally Appropriate Practice’ (DAP), articulated by the NAEYC. When I used Foucauldian and other perspectives to analyze the text of the DAP position statement, I found threads of implicit racism and imperialism. 414 more words

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Design for the Real World. Entry 1.

Introduction

“We buy things we don’t need with money we don’t have to impress people we don’t like.”- Dave Ramsey

It can be argued that design is merely a tool for consumerism. 241 more words

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