Posts for February 2018

Industrial Design + Mentoring = A Winning Mix: Dr Rafael Gomez

Industrial design is a tough industry to crack. And mentorship is one thing that is not always part of the university curriculum. Queensland University of Technology’s Rafael Gomez shares his wisdom on mentorship and being a well-rounded designer. Read more here

Design Teachers' Studio at QUT

Everything changes in 2019 for Queensland high school teachers, with a new design syllabus emphasising design thinking principles and prototyping. That’s why QUT (Queensland University of Technology) School of Design and QUT Design Lab is collaborating with the Faculty of Education to run the Design Teachers Studio in 2018. In this…

Creative research and development in Asia-Pacific : Reflections on gender inequalities and human rights

Symposium 9th and 10th of April 2018 Queensland University of Technology Z9 Kelvin Grove Campus Summary This symposium brings together researchers, development practitioners, creative practitioners and human rights advocates to discuss the way in which creative processes can be explored and integrated into research, advocacy and…

QUT Design Teachers Studio 2018

On 9-10 Feb, 2018, QUT Design Lab’s Natalie Wright and Andrew Scott and Dr Nick Kelly from Faculty of Education hosted the QUT Design Teachers Studio 2018, supported by others from the School of Design. 80 high school teachers participated in this two-day programme in preparation for the 2019 introduction of the new QCAA senior Design…