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Approaches, methods, and techniques for practising design with integrity.


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Future-friendly methods that design how we design

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Decentred Design

Method

From singular entities to interconnected networks, forget traditional idea of the "centre" and embrace the dynamic interplay among all human and non-human to design in a complex world

Ethnography

Method

Delve into people's real-world contexts and gain rich insights. Unbundle social and cultural fabrications to understand people through their worldviews

Speculative Design

Technique

Explore alternative realities by envisioning unconventional possibilities and challenging preconceptions about the present and futures

Participant Observation

Technique

Engage in the participants' context while closely observing their daily lives, revealing values, belief systems and aspirations

Scenario Planning

Technique

Envision multiple potential futures to unlock the possibility for proactive decision-making and innovation

Pluriversal Design

Technique

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Embrace diverse worldviews, cultures, and experiences for creating solutions that honour pluralism, equity, and environmental harmony

Design Fiction

Method

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Challenge consumer-driven growth by fostering sustainable, equitable, and resilient solutions to build a future focused on well-being and sustainability

Regenerative Design

Method

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Designing to heal, not harm. A method that nurtures ecosystems, fosters biodiversity, and enhances well-being, creating a harmonious, regenerative world

Object Oriented Ontology

Approach

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Challenge human-centric perspectives and equalise the importance of both living and non-living entities for a more inclusive understanding of existence

Degrowth & Design

Method

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Challenge consumer-driven growth by fostering sustainable, equitable, and resilient solutions to build a future focused on well-being and sustainability

Participatory Design

Method

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A democratic creative process, ensuring more inclusive and relevant solutions that reflect their needs and desires

Object Oriented Ontology

Approach

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Challenge human-centric perspectives and equalise the importance of both living and non-living entities for a more inclusive understanding of existence

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