An action research approach to early concept iteration in a design consultancy
作者: Tom Page
刊名: Int. J. of Product Development, 2016, Vol.21 (1), pp.41-58
来源数据库: Inderscience Enterprises Limited
DOI: 10.1504/IJPD.2016.076923
关键词: design managementdesign consultancyconcept design iterationaction researchearly concept iterationproduct designproduct developmentbudgetary constraintstime managementclient expectations.
原始语种摘要: This paper investigates early stage concept iteration within a design consultancy environment. The aim of this research was to outline and explore the importance of early phase concept iteration within the consultancy environment whilst highlighting the main influencing factors that lead to the iterative development stages of the design process. A literature review helped develop a theoretical framework for research into the concept of design iterations within the consultancy environment. An action research approach to concept iteration in product form design and development at the early stage of the design process was employed. It was found that budgetary constraints, time management and client expectations were determining factors in driving early concept iteration. Moreover, such...
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  • design 设计
  • consultancy 咨询服务机构
  • iteration 迭代
  • action 行为
  • research 
  • approach 
  • development 开发
  • early 
  • expectations 期待的事物
  • process 过程