• Ainsley Carter

Conducting Design Research

Below is a selection of my sketchnotes pertaining to content from CCA's Design Research course in Spring of 2020.


Usability Tests
My sketchnote on usability testing.

Reports, Presentations, and Workshops

How to Start Thinking Like a Data Scientist

Invision: Define

10 Usability Heuristics for UI Design
My sketchnote on the 10 usability heuristics.

Observing the User Experience: Competitive Research

Generative Research



Do People Want the Product?

Triptech Method


Convivial Toolbox

Practical Empathy

A Strategic Storytelling Tutorial

A New Way to Listen

Observing the User Experience: Recruiting and Interviewing

OtUE: Surveys

IDEO Design Kit


Broad to Narrow: How to Optimize Design Iterations
Research Planning