INFO 4620 Systems Thinking and Changemaking Studio

(3 credits)
This senior information design studio focuses on applying human-centred design principles and systems thinking to complex and multi-faceted information design problems. Students will use ethnographic and design research methods, case studies and precedents in conjunction with traditional design techniques to identify, ideate, and test scalable prototypes.

Here is an example of a course project from INFO 4620:

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Throughout the Fall 2017 semester, senior-level Information Design students were asked to use the Human Centred Design Process to examine one of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals; a framework for the most important challenges that we are facing today as a society, with topics ranging from access to clean water and healthy food, safety […]

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