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2009: Six Fingers of Human Centered Design

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A presentation by Matt Mayfield for the IIT Institute of Design, Oct 2009

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2009: Six Fingers of Human Centered Design

  1. 1. SIX FINGERS OF HUMAN-CENTERED DESIGN Matt Mayfield - Fall 2009Thursday, October 29, 2009
  2. 2. Thursday, October 29, 2009
  3. 3. Thursday, October 29, 2009
  4. 4. SAFETY AND UT ILITY MAINTENANCE COST Q UALITY AN CE P PE AR A “Five points” illustrated in the form of a hand, Dreyfuss Collection. (R. Finchum, Henry Dreyfuss, Industrial Designer: The Man in the Brown Suit)Thursday, October 29, 2009
  5. 5. SIX FACTORS Function(s) Form Activities Motivations Conceptual Model ConnotationsThursday, October 29, 2009
  6. 6. FUNCTION(S) What does it do?Thursday, October 29, 2009
  7. 7. FORM How is it shaped?Thursday, October 29, 2009
  8. 8. CONCEPTUAL MODEL How does it work?Thursday, October 29, 2009
  9. 9. ACTIVITIES What are people doing with it?Thursday, October 29, 2009
  10. 10. MOTIVATIONS Why do people want to use it?Thursday, October 29, 2009
  11. 11. CONNOTATION What does it mean?Thursday, October 29, 2009
  12. 12. SIX FACTORS Function(s) Form Activities Motivations Conceptual Model ConnotationsThursday, October 29, 2009
  13. 13. Function(s) Conceptual Form Model concrete abstractThursday, October 29, 2009
  14. 14. Form Activities Motivations directly indirectly influence influenceThursday, October 29, 2009
  15. 15. directly influence concrete abstract indirectly influenceThursday, October 29, 2009
  16. 16. directly influence Form Conceptual Function(s) Model concrete abstract Activities Connotations Motivations indirectly influenceThursday, October 29, 2009
  17. 17. directly influence Making it perform Making it clear Form Conceptual Function(s) Model concrete Product or Service abstract Activities Connotations Motivations Making it useful Making it personal indirectly influenceThursday, October 29, 2009
  18. 18. SO WHAT? Evaluate existing products/services Identify weak areas to build up Rebalance the solution Generate new or alternative solutions Better define problem spacesThursday, October 29, 2009
  19. 19. Amazon Kindle Form Conceptual Function(s) Model Activities Connotations MotivationsThursday, October 29, 2009
  20. 20. Form Conceptual Function(s) Model Activities Connotations Motivations Dyson DC 16 Root 6Thursday, October 29, 2009
  21. 21. Form Conceptual Function(s) ? Model Activities Connotations “music machine” MotivationsThursday, October 29, 2009
  22. 22. Six Fingers of Human-Centered Design Activities Motivations Conceptual model Form Fun Conn ctio n(s) o tatio ns Matt Mayfield, Fall 2009Thursday, October 29, 2009

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