Design Considerations

Below is a list of considerations we recommend you factor into your project to ensure it is appropriate to the context. You might ask yourself these questions a few times throughout the design process – it’s okay if you don’t have all the answers in week one!

You can also check out our FAQ guide if you have questions that you can’t find the answers to: Some Big Tricky Questions: Explained.

Additional considerations for specific contexts

There are often also additional place-based design considerations for the context you are designing for. Be sure to look out for these on the pages within your particular Challenge section on the website.

Program Rubrics

Each program within the EWB Challenge Series has a rubric to assist external assessors review your work consistently.