Topic outline

  • General

    Welcome to the Digital Design for People course!

    The classes typically run 9:15-12 and continue 13:15-15. The team work continues till 17:00 or as the team agrees. They will run in person in Otaniemi and include lectures and teamwork.

    Date Room
    Mon 24.10.
    U119 Deloitte
    Why this course? Introductions. Content overview. Design task & team division. Human-Centred Design. Assignment: User recruitment.
    Virpi, Rasmus, Antony
    Wed 26.10.
    L208, Väre
    Programming - Data usability Rasmus, Antony
    Thu 27.10. M202, Väre User research guidance. Afternoon: Interview planning in teams, V&W meet teams Virpi, Antony
    Mon 31.10.
    U351 (Win)
    Programming - Web basics / php Rasmus, Antony
    Wed 2.11.
    L208, Väre
    Programming /MySQL
    Virpi, Antony
    Thu 3.11. Hitchcock, Aalto Studios Interview analysis, Affinity diagram. Personas and user needs. Virpi, Antony
    Mon 7.11.
    Hitchcock, Aalto Studios
    Concept development. Storyboard. Assignment: Storyboard evaluation with peer/teacher/users.
    Virpi, Antony
    Wed 9.11.
    L208, Väre
    Programming - Front-end
    Rasmus, Antony
    Thu 10.11.
    Mordor, AGrid
    Programming - Project work Rasmus, Antony
    Mon 14.11.
    Q101, Väre
    Sketching user interface. Figma prototyping.
    Virpi, Antony
    Wed 16.11.
    L208, Väre
    Programming - Project work / recap
    Rasmus, Antony
    Mon 21.11. AM TU5, U351
    Evaluating usability (until 10:30 in Maarintie 8, TU5), Programming Exam in U351
    Virpi, Rasmus, Antony
    Thu 24.11. PM
    L208 Väre
    Programming - Project work Rasmus, Antony
    Mon 28.11.
    U351(Win) Programming Rasmus, Antony
    Tue 29.11.
    R113 Väre Usability pilot test with teacher (40min/team) Virpi, Antony
    Wed 30.11. PM
    L208 Väre
    Programming, Usability tests
    Thu 1.12. PM
    L208 Väre
    Programming, Usability tests

    Mon 5.12. 13-16 L208 Väre
    Programming exam Rasmus, Antony
    Thu 8.12.
    F101, Väre
    Final presentations. Reflection.  Virpi, Rasmus, Antony

    Your teachers:
    Virpi Roto (Human-Centred Design),
    Rasmus Vuori (Programming),
    Antony William Joseph (Figma etc.),