A Semiotic Systems Approach to User Experience Design

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Abstract

This paper argues that the designer must successfully integrate visual communication design, information architecture and usability by purposefully designing for semiotic autopoesis; a fundamental dialectic between structure and function must be designed into the system and its use. This proposal requires good UX designers to design diachronic grammatical structures that can adapt and evolve whilst consistently providing a coherent synchronic experience under multitudinous variables. Good user experience design for digital media visual communication systems requires designers to paint with language and leave it wet.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSemiotics and visual communication
Subtitle of host publicationconcepts and practices
EditorsEvripides Zantides
Place of PublicationNewcastle-upon-Tyne
PublisherCambridge Scholars
ISBN (Electronic)9781443859301
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2011
Event1st International Conference on Semiotics & Visual Communication - Cyprus University of Technology, Lemesos, Cyprus
Duration: 25 Nov 201127 Nov 2011
https://www.cut.ac.cy/icsvc/

Conference

Conference1st International Conference on Semiotics & Visual Communication
CountryCyprus
CityLemesos
Period25/11/1127/11/11
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    Cham, K. (2011). A Semiotic Systems Approach to User Experience Design. In E. Zantides (Ed.), Semiotics and visual communication: concepts and practices Cambridge Scholars.