Project Context

Below is an overview of the context in which all of our projects are situated this term. It is meant to help guide you when you make decisions about designs and approaches within your work this term.

The Challenge

The City of Vancouver is preparing for next year's municipal elections and is trying to better engage voters than in the prior election. There are some objectives to try and help achieve this:

  1. Provide accessible & timely information:
  2. Improve engagement with low voting communities & demographics
  3. Reduce barriers for voters

Keep the objectives above in-mind when working on any of the projects this term as they will provide you with guidance as to which design decisions may be best for your project.

Supporting Materials

The supporting materials are what we intend you to draw upon for content in your projects. You are welcome to search for further materials to enhance your projects in the course, but it is not required.