Using Participatory Design and Card Sorting to Create a Community of Practice

  • Delia Grenville
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8527)


In this case study, we developed a scenario-based card sorting |method to assist in the co-design of a community of practice in user experience. Card sorting is typically used for the development of a computer interface. In this work, we modified and extended the use of card sorting to the participatory design of an organizational interface: a community of practice. The data we gathered informed the design of the both the real-world community and the virtual/digital artifacts that supported our community.


Community Card Sort Participatory Design Engagement 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Delia Grenville
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  1. 1.Intel CorporationHillsboroUSA

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