General strategic knowledge models and their interaction with domain-specific knowledge in design

Popovic, Vesna (2002) General strategic knowledge models and their interaction with domain-specific knowledge in design. In Durling, David & Schakelton, John (Eds.) Common Ground : Design Research Society Conference 2002, 5-7 September 2002, Brunel University, West London.

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This research concentrates on the modelling of general process knowledge that is understood to be represented as a common strategic knowledge relevant to the various design domains, such as product and information design. Its objective is to illustrate the connections between general knowledge and strategies and how they interact with the domain–specific design knowledge. The knowledge identification in this research is based on the study of designers' sketches generated during the early stage (conceptual stage) of the design process. The applications of general and goal–limited strategies are analysed and compared within the domain of product design and information design.The findings are used as the basis to infer the models of general design strategic knowledge and its interaction with relevant domain–specific knowledge.

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ID Code: 20954
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
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Keywords: design thinking, design knowledge, strategic knowledge in design, design process, product design
ISBN: 1904133118
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > DESIGN PRACTICE AND MANAGEMENT (120300) > Design Innovation (120302)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Design
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2002 Design Research Society
Deposited On: 03 Jun 2009 04:55
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2010 13:42

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