This is when a good design rationale will have to do the job for you. A good design rationale describes what you want your design to convey. It proves to the reader that youve solved the design problem by justifying every element of your design, showing that each and every element plays a part in the design solution. A good design rationale constantly answers the question why, and leaves the reader with a clear image and feel of your design concept.
In proceedings of 6th international conference on product lifecycle management. The exciting part is designing the artifact. Simply put, design rationales appear, especially to designers, to be both uninteresting and more trouble than they are worth.
The irony is that designers are often delighted to describe - to one another at least - the more interesting parts of their design. Documentation is a mundane task. The current political science major is a 12-course major. Journal of computing and information science in engineering, 24, 246255. Excerpt from the political science proposal april 2017 to modify the bachelor of arts in political science.
It's those who come after who get the benefit, hence the feeling among designers that rationales are more trouble than they are worth. Topological framework for part families.