Definitions of Systems See: http://www.bredemeyer.com/definiti.htm A system is a collection of components organized to accomplish a specific function or set of functions. A system can be described by one or more models, possibly from different viewpoints .
The combination of organization, labeling, and navigation schemes within an information system.
The structural design of an information space to facilitate task completion and intuitive access to content.
The art and science of structuring and classifying web sites and intranets to help people find and manage information.
An emerging discipline and community of practice focused on bringing principles of design and architecture to the digital landscape.
From Peter Morville, author and head of Semantic Studios: “ Definition of Information Architecture”
Structures that build the Learning Environment:
Media Platforms (LMS, wikis, blogs, virtual reality environments…)
Information Architecture vs. Interaction and Information Design
Classic Web-Based Information Architecture
Traditional information architecture:
Source: Joe Lamantia, IA, UE designer, programmer
Information Architecture 2.0
Now everyone is a designer, the architecture is decentralized , open, permeable, the ecology is collaborative and social …
Week 1: Definitions, Terms, Overview
Wikipedia’s definition of “Information Architecture”: