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Design case study for the evaluation of crisis solution


Hussain Abid Syed

Raum: US-G 006
Telefon: +49 (0) 271/ 740 – 4410

Short Description

Design case study can be used as a methodology to evaluate and generate usability scenarios for the effective usage of developed solutions. Project ‘Kontikat’ develops business continuity management solution namely ‘BCM-Suite’ to assist small and medium enterprises in mitigating and handling pre, in and post-crisis scenarios. The utility of BCM-Suite can be examined through design case studies. It requires hands-on participation with small and medium enterprises for generating concise affordance models of technology usage. These affordance models can comprise of cognitive walkthroughs, demos and guidelines for technology appropriation.


  • Projekt A
  • Project B
  • Project C
  • Master/Bachelor Project
  • Master/Bachelor Thesis


  • To be decided in collaboration with students


This project can be adjusted to fit option A, B, or C depending on the level of difficulty and specific interest of the student(s). This project can start as Project A and be continued as B, C and also lead to a Master Thesis.