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Human-Centred Engineering

This document presents the Human-Centred Engineering (HCE) Approach, a new approach for structuring and practicing engineering project work, education and capacity building at Engineers Without Borders Australia (EWB). It aims to present a common language for discussing solutions development, and a new, tailored version of Human-Centred Design (now termed HCE) to specifically fit the work that EWB undertakes.

EWB Australia's Human-Centred Engineering Approach contains the following elements, which can see seen in the diagram to the right:

  1. Knowledge Sets
  2. Guiding Prinsiples
  3. Design Process
  4. Tools & Techniques
  5. Users & Integration

CLICK HERE to access EWB Australia's Human_centred Engineering Approach - Student Guide.