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What is creating the solution in the design cycle?

Creating the Solution: Outline a plan; including time and resources. Create your solution or project while following your timeline. Your process should be documented in your journal and any changes to the final creation should be justified. Evaluating: Outline how successful your solution was, including necessary data.

What are the 6 steps in the project design cycle *?


  • Define the Problem. You can’t find a solution until you have a clear idea of what the problem is.
  • Collect Information. Collect sketches, take photographs and gather data to start giving you inspiration.
  • Brainstorm and Analyze Ideas.
  • Develop Solutions.
  • Gather Feedback.
  • Improve.

What is in a design specification?

A design specification is a detailed document providing a list of points regarding a product or process. For example, the design specification could include required dimensions, environmental factors, ergonomic factors, aesthetic factors, maintenance that will be needed, etc.

How do you write a good design specification?

How to write specifications for a project: A few tips

  1. Specification document should be simple. Nobody needs to write a 20-page specification from scratch.
  2. Project description.
  3. List of all the pages/screens with all the features.
  4. User path.
  5. Design mockups or wireframes.
  6. Tech stack related information.

Why is a design specification important?

The specification provides clear instructions on project intent, performance and construction. It can reference the quality and standards which should be applied. Materials and manufacturers’ products can be clearly defined. Installation, testing and handover requirements can be identified.

What is the design brief process?

A design brief is a written explanation – given to a designer – outlining the aims, objectives and milestones of a design project. A thorough and articulate design brief is a critical part of the design process.

What do you need to include in a design brief?

As a top level overview, a written design brief should include:

  1. An Overview of Your Business.
  2. The Objectives of Your Design Project.
  3. Your Target Audience and Market.
  4. The Problem You’re Facing.
  5. Project Specific Information.
  6. More About Your Business.
  7. Competitor Information.
  8. Project Timescales.

What is a design brief for students?

A design brief presents the scope, audience and criteria for an effective design. It enables prospective clients to make sense of a designed solution and to understand how the designed solution will be achieved. The structure of design briefs can vary.