Prototyping for Social Wellbeing with Early Social Media Users



Workshop Setup


Workshop Structure

Data collection and analysis

Results of thematic analysis of social wellness for early social media users

Affordances enabling experimentation

Affordances enabling a sense of belonging

Self-care and social support strategies

Iterative design of Social sketch

Timeline of iterative design activities.
Example Social Sketch post from a workshop participant. This illustrates how a post appears, after iteration III, with signatures (currently Anonymous but users could change their username), a caption (Art), tags (My Sketches, Nature), and view counts (138).

Takeaways from the workshop

Overall workshop outcomes

Roles in the cooperative design process

Honing in on student skills

Remote format





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