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Co-creating the Future Suburb. The Creative Corner, a co-design approach

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dc.contributor Aalto-yliopisto fi
dc.contributor Aalto University en
dc.contributor.advisor Vaajakallio, Kirsikka
dc.contributor.advisor Salgado, Mariana
dc.contributor.author Mitts, Camilla
dc.date.accessioned 2013-06-27T09:35:45Z
dc.date.available 2013-06-27T09:35:45Z
dc.date.issued 2013
dc.identifier.uri https://aaltodoc.aalto.fi/handle/123456789/10346
dc.description.abstract This thesis introduces a participatory and innovative design approach, more specifically the Creative Corner co-design method. The intent of the thesis is firstly to present the invented method. Secondly this thesis analyses the method and discusses the findings, such as the characteristics and attributes that are particularly necessary to be addressed, to support the participants as well as the designers in the creation of a pleasurable co-design experience. The Creative corner method was invented to inspire people to co-design. Further the method was thought to aid in eliciting and collecting valuable knowledge owned by the collaborating persons. The thesis is based on the conducted co-design activities in the suburb 2072 project, which was part of the Aalto University 365wellbeing project and World Design Capital 2012 city of Helsinki initiative. The aim of the project, was to initiate ways of improving the well being factor in the context of the future suburb of Mellunkylä district of Helsinki. Local inhabitants were thus involved in the design process to co-create and vision about their future local living environment. Finally, the outcome of the project formulated into optimistic trend forecasts and a Scenario, imagining the suburban future. en
dc.format.extent 102
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.subject.other New media en
dc.title Co-creating the Future Suburb. The Creative Corner, a co-design approach en
dc.type G2 Pro gradu, diplomityö fi
dc.contributor.school Taiteiden ja suunnittelun korkeakoulu fi
dc.contributor.school School of Arts, Design and Architecture en
dc.contributor.department Department of Media en
dc.contributor.department Median laitos fi
dc.subject.keyword Design research en
dc.subject.keyword Co-Design en
dc.subject.keyword Trend forecasting en
dc.subject.keyword Sustainable design en
dc.subject.keyword Social innovation en
dc.subject.keyword Future scenarios en
dc.identifier.urn URN:NBN:fi:aalto-201305092094
dc.type.ontasot Master's thesis en
dc.type.ontasot Maisterin opinnäyte fi
dc.programme Master's Degree Programme in New Media en
dc.programme Uuden median maisteriohjelma fi

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