MyStuff screens – compilations, spaces, sharing, pinboard, items and more

August 10th, 2007

A peak of things to come is available here.

MyStuff new compilation design

August 9th, 2007

I can now reveal the new compilation builder interface. After lots of brain aching and lateral thinking, we came up with this. Read all about the interface here.

“My Stuff” focus group screens

October 10th, 2006

No activity for nearly a month? I must be busy. Here are 40 or so screens I prepared for the first focus group for the OU ePortfolio “My Stuff”. I worked right up against the clock on this one so what you see is more ‘big picture’ than anything else. I’m now in the process […]

ePortfolio user experience influences

August 9th, 2006

Backpack, Flickr, Google Notebook, del.icious, Google Spreadsheets, Writely, Google Mail (Gmail), Google Page Creator, Basecamp, Blogger, Ta-da list and YouTube all contribute to my thinking around the user interface for the OU ePortfolio project. Anything you think I should take a look at? Let me know.

Scenario: My Geography Fieldtrip

August 8th, 2006

This is the first in a series of 20,000 scenarios whereby the user wants to create a set for his recent Geography fieldtrip and then add stuff to that set. What’s missing? Create set The user gets to add a new set before adding anything to it. Kind of like making and labelling a box […]

Data, Metadata, Interface

August 8th, 2006

The holy trinity. More here. Discuss..

What’s a learning journal?

August 8th, 2006

Use the Learning Journal to reflect on key milestones in your development. It can help you to analyse your progress and to reflect on what you have learned. Teachernet The crucial thing is that students can reflect on something they have done in their studies. This is commonly known as reflective learning. The most popular […]

ePortfolio user experience design

August 3rd, 2006

I am working on some user experience designs for the Open University ePortfolio system. Most of my work so far is available to view and I appreciate any comments you might have. What’s an ePortfolio? The title ePortfolio is misleading and needs to be dumped at the earliest opportunity since it (perhaps a little strong!) […]