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School of Design · Te Kura Hoahoa


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  • Kennedy, Ashleigh (Victoria University of Wellington, 2018)
    The Suitable machine demonstrates how aesthetic change can be made to a Continuous Positive Air Pressure (CPAP) device, allowing it to suit the visual style of a specified bedroom environment that has been described. Digital ...
  • Loh, Bryan (Victoria University of Wellington, 2018)
    Computational design tools enable designers to construct and manipulate representations of design artifacts to arrive at a solution. However, the constraints of deterministic programming impose a high cost of tedium and ...
  • Reyes, Ariel (Victoria University of Wellington, 2018)
    With the prevalence of emoji, digital pictographs in computer mediated communication, this thesis investigates the suitability of using emoji to represent energy use. With research participants and in partnership with a ...
  • Schultz, Stefan (Victoria University of Wellington, 2018)
    The burgeoning field of speech–based user interfaces, pushed heavily by most major technology vendors, including Google (with Assistant), Apple (Siri), Amazon (Alexa), and Microsoft (Cortana), presents a new challenge in ...
  • Price, Sophie (Victoria University of Wellington, 2018)
    This thesis addresses the research question “How could a mobile game be designed to facilitate education and improve healthcare engagement around skin sores in children?”. Health behaviour issues such as lack of education ...

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