Search for dissertations about: "participatory approach"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 205 swedish dissertations containing the words participatory approach.

  1. 1. Material matters in co-designing : formatting & staging with participating materials in co-design projects, events & situations

    Author : Mette Agger Eriksen; Tuuli Mattelmäki; Malmö högskola; []
    Keywords : Co-designing; broad views of materiality; interaction design; participatory design; co-creation; service design; performative perspectives; roles of non-human materials; co-design networks; projects; events and situations; material of the co-designer; staging and formatting co-designing; practice-based; participatory; yet interventionistic approach; programmatic and experimental approach; designerly way of theorizing and drawing together approach;

    Abstract : Material Matters in Co-designing Participation in design is broadening, and there is a movement away from designing to co-designing. They are related, but the little co- makes them different organizational and socio-material practices. READ MORE

  2. 2. Participatory approach to data warehousing in health care : UGANDA’S Perspective

    Author : Charles Otine; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; participatory methodology; data warehouse; data mining in health care; HIV AIDS; Uganda;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis presents the use of participatory approach to developing a data warehouse for data mining in health care. Uganda is one of the countries that faced the largest brunt of the HIV/AIDS epidemic at its inception in the early 1980s with reports of close to a million deaths. READ MORE

  3. 3. Incorporating user values in the design of information systems and services in the public sector : a methods approach

    Author : Niklas Hallberg; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Computer science; Datavetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis is motivated by the aim of public-sector organizations to become more efficient by quality improvement efforts and the introduction of infonnation systems. The main objective is to explore methods for the design of infonnation systems and information-system-supported services in the public sector, which meet the users' needs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Integrating Computational and Participatory Simulations for Design in Complex Systems

    Author : Jayanth Raghothama; Sebastiaan Meijer; Gunnar Flötteröd; Hidehiko Kanegae; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; distributed simulations; interactive; participatory; gaming; complexity theory; fidelity; Teknik och hälsa; Technology and Health;

    Abstract : The understanding and conceptualization of cities and its constituent systems such as transportation and healthcare as open and complex is shifting the debates around the technical and communicative rationales of planning. Viewing cities in a holistic manner presents methodological challenges, where our understanding of complexity is applied in a tangible fashion to planning processes. READ MORE

  5. 5. Designing tools for conviviality : A design led exploration of Participatory Activity Mapping

    Author : Fredrik Sandberg; Sara Ilstedt; Bo Westerlund; Stefan Holmlid; KTH; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Convivial tool; Design tools; Service design; Participatory design; Space in-between; Heterogeneous; Participatory Activity Mapping; Absent; Othering;

    Abstract : This thesis is a report of research work that contributes to the understanding of so-called convivial tools. It does this by describing how small enterprises use Participatory Activity Mapping as an approach to changing, as well as caring about, people and the things that hold their work situations together. READ MORE