Design studies

Design studies with different focus, anbd intended usage context were conducted as an integrated approach to concept development, technical implementation, and evaluation. This very early form of formative evaluation is an important element of the participatory design methodology of MATURE and brings end users, experts on individual and organizational learning, and developers into an intensive and creative discussion process. The following design studies are being conducted:

A semantic media wiki
for maturing career guidance knowledge in use


People tagging
and collaborative competence management


a personal learning environment based on WordPress


OLMEntor - a demonstrator for the organisational learning and maturing environment


Interacting widgets and integration


Work-integrated learning and knowledge maturing


Dialog games for ontology maturing


Pattern-based task management