Personas and The Process of Design

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We’re starting to look at how design is broken down into phases and what methods are used to strengthen the final product. From The School of Design Carnegie Mellon University, a systematic approach is described to us by each of its phases. The process goes as define-> discover-> synthesize-> construct-> refine-> reflect. At each part in the framework a combination of research and creativity is used. At every part the designers learn something new and add on to what they have worked on so far.

Designing by following a guide like this can be more useful than others since it is so directed. It is an iterative way of doing things. Every step is multi-tiered that way you do not miss anything.

I have gone through similar frameworks when doing other types of work. When doing a lab report or writing a project proposal. In the project proposal each step…

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