Service Design

Year
1
Academic year
2019-2020
Code
02033011
Subject Area
Computer Science
Language of Instruction
Portuguese
Other Languages of Instruction
English
Mode of Delivery
Face-to-face
Duration
SEMESTRIAL
ECTS Credits
6.0
Type
Elective
Level
2nd Cycle Studies - Mestrado

Recommended Prerequisites

Not applicable.

Teaching Methods

Theoretical classes used for the presentation of specific techniques useful in service design.

Practical lab classes will be used for training the application of the techniques in a concrete service project.

Learning Outcomes

The student will gain an understanding of the techniques involved in the design of service experience, and in particular of those whose implementation involves, or heavily depends on, the design of innovative interaction solutions, based on information anc communication technologies. The student will develop the capacity to apply the service modeling techniques in concrete situations, and the capacity to evaluate design results in a critical manner, in relation to the intended user experience.

Work Placement(s)

No

Syllabus

1. The interdisciplinary problem of service experience design

2. Modeling service ontexts and value networks

3. Modeling services: service blueprints, from context to operations

4. Methods for the design and research of service experience

5. Prototyping and rehearsal of services (Roleplay)

6. Models for the evaluation of service experience

7. Business Model Canvas for services. 

Head Lecturer(s)

Licínio Gomes Roque

Assessment Methods

Assessment
Project: 50.0%
Exam: 50.0%

Bibliography

Stickdom & Schneider (2011). This is Service Design Thinking

Osterwalder (2010). Business Model Canvas

Parolini (2005). The Value Net