The school where I teach has taken a human centered design and research approach to teaching graphic design, beginning with freshmen.
In order to help my class to better understand this transition, I use this page to compile links and useful introductory information.
Explore, enjoy, have fun.
1. Understanding the benefits of user-centered design | lynda.com
User experience tutorial introduction (video 3 min)
2. Human Centered Design Garmeen Foundation (video 2:30 min)
3. What the #$%@ is UX Design? (video 5 min)
5. Fitt’s Law (User Experience Tutorial, video)
6. How to create a customer journey map. (Megan Grocki, video 3 min)
The Skool: Identity Design vs Branding (28min video)
(Links to other USX design Videos)
Dartmouth X: How Design Thinking Works (8 min video: The cardboard chair project as a template to explain.)
IDEO U: Emapthy |Ideation | Experimentation
Email short course #1
Email short course #2 (Gathering Inspiration – Insight)
Email Short course #3 (Insight – Generate Bold Ideas)
Email Short course #4 (Generate Bold Ideas – Make Ideas Tangible)
Email Short course #5 (Make Ideas Tangible – Share The Story)
In the Future, design principles won’t be about design. Are design principles still serving a purpose? (Article UX design, 5 min read)
What is Disruptive Innovation?
(Answers title question. Good, clear and uses Uber as an example)
Sustainability | Global Consciousness:
The Story of Stuff (pod casts & Videos)
Design Thinking – GCFlearnfree.org