The Design Mindset: Fall 2018

Schedule

MIS 3580 Sec 002 - Weekly Schedule
WeekDateTopicRequired ViewingDeliverables
18/27

8/29
Class Introduction | Define Design Tools

Storytelling and the Personal Narrative | Reading #1 Discussion
Reading #1
29/3

9/5
Labor Day (No Class)

Studio Concepts | Communicating with Drawing | Reading #2 Discussion
Reading #2
39/10 (Last Day to Drop)

9/12
Problem Seeking - Five Step Process

Project #1 Introduction
49/17

9/19
Gathering Data

Project #1 Presentations
The First Secret of Design is Noticing
59/24

9/26
Using Systems Thinking | Project #2 Introduction

Formulation of an Idea
What can we learn from shortcuts
610/1

10/3
Generative Thinking

Project #2 Presentations
How architecture can connect us
710/8

10/10
Case Study Analysis - Creating and Sustaining Digital Innovation

Project #3 Introduction - The Good, the Bad & the Ugly
Emergency shelters made from paper
SEMESTER MIDTERM
810/15

10/17
The Customer Journey

Communicating with Storyboards
Initial Venue Visit Completed
910/22

10/24
Design Research | Reading #3 Discussion

Technology and Adaptation
How architecture helped music evolveClass 1: Personas Completed & Reading #3
1010/29

10/31
Recognizing User Perspectives

Project #3 Presentations
1111/5

11/7
Case Study Analysis - Design Strategies

Reading #4 Discussion | Introduction to Project #4
Enchanted Objects: Design, Human Desire, and the Internet of ThingsReading #4
1211/12

11/14
Design Process

Translate Ideas and Data Into Form
FALL BREAK
1311/26

11/28
Translate Ideas and Data Into Form

Finalize Composition and Presentation Story
How art technology and design inform creative leaders
1412/3

12/5
Finalize Composition and Presentation Story

Final Presentations
1512/10Design Mindset SolutionsDesigning for simplicityDigital Journal