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Garmin: Proposal, Screener, Discussion Guide, Poster

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Garmin: Proposal, Screener, Discussion Guide, Poster

Allison V. Leach

As part of our Design Research class, Janette Song, Bill Rihn, Lisa Woods and I were presented with the task of investigating how people navigate using cues from the natural world.

Acting as the research firm Calicocho with Garmin as our prospective client, we spent the semester conducting in-depth studies on navigation - including behavioral research, conversations with industry experts, field intercept interviews, and qualitative interviews with users of varying GPS technology familiarity.

Here are the written documents we drafted in preparation to execute our research.

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Below is the final poster our team presented to summarize our research journey and key findings.