a design mvoement is a new, distinct style that was popular at certain times of history
- art noveau
- arts and crafts movememt
- art deco
- de Stijl
why do products change over time?
New materials and manucfacturing for example CAD and CAM
Fashion trends and people's opinons (social factors)
The environment - people are concerned about the environment and our carbon footprint
- This is when designers give human characteristics to ininimate objects to make it look more aesthically pleasing for humans.
- e.g. a remote control has buttons that resemble a face
this is when there are advancemtns in technology so new products can be made as a result
for example, car speaker phones
Consumer demand leads to product development e.g. more environmentally friendly cars
A product has a planned obselence which is when is has a planned lifetime so you will go back and buy another of the same prioduct. e.g. iPads or iPhone buttons.
When the product is broken or has no lifetime left it is OBSELETE.
the study of size, safety and comfort in relation to the human and the product
Protection - packaging needs to keep everything inside it safe during transportation
I nforming - infomation from products and buyers about the product including an image
Containing - the pacakging needs to keep everything in its box
Transport - the packaging needs to be a shape where they fit together well to maximise products
Display - the product should be attractive and eye catching