Interdisciplinary Education for Design Innovation

Toru Ishida, Tetsuo Sawaragi, Kumiyo Nakakoji, Takushi Sogo

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A design education program must unite traditionally siloed disciplines, spanning rigid academic boundaries from engineering to social sciences. Work to establish the Kyoto University Design School had to meet these challenges in promoting interdisciplinary cooperation and provides a solid model for others to build on. The web extra at features interviews and further details about Kyoto University Design School's innovative curriculum.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages8
Specialist publicationComputer
Publication statusPublished - 2017 May
Externally publishedYes


  • Advances in Learning Technologies
  • Kyoto University Design School
  • curriculum development
  • design innovation
  • design school
  • history of computing
  • industrial and academic collaboration
  • interdisciplinary education

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science(all)


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