Module 1: Week 12: Personal Case Study Video

Sources:  [image] Available at: <http://Attention Required! [Online]. Cloudflare. Available at: http://www.pexels.com/photo/3-vhs-tape-on-top-of-table-157543/ (Accessed: 13 May 2021).> [Accessed 1 May 2021]. Waldock, B., 2015. Being agile in business : discover faster, smarter, leaner ways to succeed at work. Harlow, England: Pearson. Dennison, P., 2010. Reflective practice: The enduring influence of Kolb’s experiential learning theory. Compass: The Journal of LearningContinue reading “Module 1: Week 12: Personal Case Study Video”

Module 1: Week 12: Personal Case Study Transcript

Introduction Hello, I am Claire I am studying for a Masters in User Experience Design at Falmouth University. In this video I will be reflecting on my experiences studying the first module Development Practice. I am here fundamentally, I enjoy being creative. I have a BA in art, and a career in project management workingContinue reading “Module 1: Week 12: Personal Case Study Transcript”

Module 1: Week 10: Agility

When I think about Agile the key things that spring to mind are iterative delivery, focus on value, ability to adapt, and change direction and collaborative working. The thing that I found most interesting about the course content this week was when Belinda Waldron on the Agile Movement and Practice. “You can apply agile inContinue reading “Module 1: Week 10: Agility”

Module 1 – Week 9 – Second Rapid Ideation

Week 7 Kick-Off  I was excited for the kick-off of the second Rapid Ideation the brief was to create an artefact that solves a problem in a fun and interesting way. The subject for the Hackathon: Real-World Issues Social Issues Economic Issues Healthcare Issues Education Issues Environmental issues In the seminar, we discussed gamification andContinue reading “Module 1 – Week 9 – Second Rapid Ideation”

Module 1 : Week 9 : Communities of Practice

Communities of Practice  I have been reflecting on conferences that I have attended in the past and they have largely been internal corporate conferences and networking events. I find networking in a formal setting quite challenging; I prefer to meet people in more informal events like post-conference drinks or beer and pizza evenings as IContinue reading “Module 1 : Week 9 : Communities of Practice”

Module 1: Week 7: Version Control

What a version Control System:  A Version Control System (VCS) is a file repository used to store and reconstruct previous versions of a file. Features of a VCS can include: The basics of version control are the ability to save changes made to files whilst retaining the changes from all previous version: – Track changesContinue reading “Module 1: Week 7: Version Control”

Module 1: Week 6: End of the Rapid Ideation

Making the Prototype:  The login screens were easy to construct. I downloaded other applications and went through the login process to gain an idea of what was required. I used the Student ID and Tutor ID to link accounts to both a tutor and an educational institution. When creating a new project, the user wouldContinue reading “Module 1: Week 6: End of the Rapid Ideation”

Module 1: Week 6: Reading Week

Reading Week The reading week is a welcome pause for me as I have had a major issue in my personal life that has meant I have not been well enough to priorities my studies. I am planning to use this week to catch up so that I have all my blogs published and upContinue reading “Module 1: Week 6: Reading Week”

Module 1: Week 5: Challenge Brief

This week is about critical reflection and deliberate practice. It is an opportunity to reflect on both my practice and Critical Reflective Journal. I feel slightly anxious about this highlighting my shortcomings but eager to see how I can apply reflection to improve as I progress through the course.  Challenge Brief:  Step 1 The firstContinue reading “Module 1: Week 5: Challenge Brief”

Module 1: Week 4: Rapid Ideation Kick-Off

Rapid Ideation Session 1 Kick-Off The Theme The theme is derived from two parts: a surrealist image from the board game Dixit and a news article headline. I chose the headline Boston Dynamics “Robot Dog is Now Armed in the Name of Art” taken from the Wired website. I selected the article title because IContinue reading “Module 1: Week 4: Rapid Ideation Kick-Off”