IWKS 5680: Case Studies in Design
Graduate version of IWKS 4680. Explores why some projects succeed and others fail. Many humancentered
interventions fail to meet their designers’ objectives, reflecting the unique challenges associated
with matching human need with feasibility. Explores how innovators can increase their chances for success
by examining several successful (and unsuccessful) designs.
Suggested Background: IWKS 5100 & 5700
Credit hours: 3