東京工業大学

エンジニアリングデザインプロジェクト

エンジニアリングデザインコースの必修科目であり、約半年間をかけたPBL型の授業です

Syllabus

Design Thinking Fundamentals - TOKYO TECH OCW

Design Challenge

Design an innovative [event in sprint] experience for [someone].

  1. graduation trip / for university students
  2. hanami / for business people
  3. welcome party / for new comers

(Your team can choose 1, 2, or 3.)

Final Report

Hekybajo

Design Prompt: welcome party

Necomimi

Design Prompt: graduation trip

FRISK

Design Prompt: Lab trip

婆娑羅電気

Design Prompt: welcome party

横浜 lovers

Design Prompt: 歓迎会

Schedule

[DTFa-1] 4/10 (mon) 13:20-16:35

  • Module 1: Introduction to Design Thinking

Assignment/Homework:

  • Create team’s channel on slack, and get used to the slack.

[DTFa-2] 4/17 (mon) 13:20-16:35

  • Module 2: Research + Inspiration

Assignment/Homework:

Individually, do design researches:

  • User Research (interview + transcription): 2+ people
  • Observation (taking photos + descrription): 1+ places
  • Analogous Inspiration: 1+ analogies

Put them together as a PDF file and share the link in Slack#homework-20170417.

[DTFa-3] 4/24 (mon) 13:20-16:35

  • Module 3: Synthesis + Opportunity Areas

Assignment/Homework:

Individually, do the following steps for your design challenge and summarize in a on-page PDF file.

  • Additional User Research (interview + transcription) optional
  • POV (need and insight): 2 or more
  • HMW question: 2 or more for each of your POV.

Post the link to Slack#homework-20170424.

[DTFa-4] 5/01 (mon) 13:20-16:35

  • Module 4: Ideation + Concept Development

Assignment/Homework:

Individually, run through from “Synthesis” to “Concept Development” (a.k.a. from “Define” to “Ideate”):

  • Read other’s report and/or do more your own research
  • make/choose your POV(s)
  • make/choose your HMW(s)
  • Create new 4-panel-comic(s)
    • 1st panel: Introduce the user and his/her situation.
    • 2nd: “Before” experience (problem statement)
    • 3rd: Introduce your solution
    • 4th: “After” experience (user outcome / happiness)

Summarize in a on-page PDF file and post the link to Slack#homework-20170501.

[DTFa-5] 5/08 (mon) 13:20-16:35

  • Module 5: Prototype

Assignment/Homework:

Individually, refine your idea using feedbacks.

  • Draw a sheet of concept sketch.

Please upload the link to Slack#homework-20170508 by 11:00am 5/15 Monday.

[DTFa-6] 5/15 (mon) 13:20-16:35

  • Module 5: Prototype
  • Module 6: Business Design
  • Module 7: Storytelling

Assignment/Homework:

  • Individually, please bring a “strange object”.
  • As a group, please start preparing the final presentation.

[DTFa-7] 5/22 (mon) 13:20-16:35

  • Module 7: Storytelling

[DTFa-8] 5/29 (mon) 13:20-16:35

  • Module 8: Final Presentation

Assignment/Homework

  • [As a individual] Please answer the questions in the Google Form.
  • [As a group] Please submit a report to #homework-20170529 as a PDF file. The report should clearly show the contents in the report template.

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