Generating Ideas Techniques & Strategies
Generating Ideas • Brainstorming • Working in groups, redesign the following mug
Generating Ideas • Adaptation • in groups of four use, use the scamper-sheets to come up with new ideas for the baseball cap
SCAMPER • SUBSTITUE • COMBINE • ADAPT • MODIFY, MAGNIFY, MINIMISE • PUT TO ANOTHER USE • ELIMINATE • REVERSE
Generating Ideas • Attribute Listing • Working in groups, list the attributes for the ball point pens
Generating Ideas • Analogy • Think of similar objects which could be used to create new designs for the ball point pen List how and why?
Generating Ideas • Constructive discontent • Analyse and redesign the T-shirt and work on improving it
Generating Ideas • Morphological synthesis • Elaborate using a 2D grid, thinking creatively as to how the attributes for the ball point pen can be developed
Generating Ideas • Strategies and Techniques to develop ideas during the design stages • Attribute listing • Constructive discontent • Adaptation • Analogy • Brainstorming • Morphological synthesis
Generating Ideas • Attribute Listing and Morphological Synthesis • Task 1 A Desk Lamp • Task 2 Check out the following site, are the attributes similar? • http://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newCT_03.htm
Generating Ideas • Task 3: Look at the following link and produce your own attribute analysis for a promotional kiosk with storage • http://www.mostre.com/exhibit_examples.html
Generating Ideas • Complete Tasks 1 to 3 for homework • Extension Activity • Sketch out some ideas from your research for a new exhibition/trade show promotional kiosk with storage. The theme of the exhibition is your choice.