Project: Theories & Technology

All theories and technology involve in MA IDC course.

Speculative Design

What is Speculative Design? Design for the public discussion, open up new perspectives, create space for discussion and debate about the future, a thing happening now, a thing will be going on in the future. And to inspire and encourage people’s imagination flow that situation.   “Speculative Everything is an internationally eclectic and idiosyncratic journey through an emerging cultural landscape of ideas, ideals, and approaches.” Dunne (2013) The another dimension that Dunne recommend for speculative design which separates from the usual design. There are the ideas for speculative design: critical, problem finding, asks questions, design as medium, in the service of society,… More

Interaction Design

What is interaction design? “Interaction is a way of framing the relationship between people and objects designed for them—and thus a way of framing the activity of design. All man-made objects offer the possibility for interaction, and all design activities can be viewed as design for interaction.The same is true not only of objects but also of spaces, messages, and systems. Interaction is a key aspect of function, and function is a key aspect of design.” ( Buchanan cited in Dubberly, Haque, and Pangaro)   Interaction design is design product or service that delivery some experience to people who interact with the system(space, physical… More

Human Centered Design

What is HCD? Human Centered Design (HCD) is a design approach which concerns about human need, capabilities, and behaviour. HCD can begin with an understanding of people and the needs of people that the designer must achieve in design. The HCD is the process that guarantees that the design matches the needs and capabilities of the people for whom they are intended. HCD stress in two things: solving the right problem, and doing which meets the human needs and capability. HCD can begin with an understanding of people and the needs of people that the designer must… More