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Dancing with design – a study of the national design policy and design support programmes in South Korea

Choi, Young Ok; Cooper, Rachel and Lim, Sungwoo (2007). Dancing with design – a study of the national design policy and design support programmes in South Korea. In: EAD (EURopean Academy of Design) 7th Design Conference: Dancing with Disorder, Discourse & Disaster, 11-13 Apr 2007, Izmir, Turkey, Izmir University of Economics, pp. 118–128.

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Abstract

This paper summarises a study of the narional design policy, the current status of the design industry and related support programmes offered by the government in South Korea. Government support programmes for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) are analysed based on a questionnaire survey. Seven key recommendations for support programmes and the national design policy are identified as follows: (1) Improving PR in relation to the national design policy and related design support programmes, (2) Developing different support programmes for Medium sized (ME)s and Small Enterprises (SE)s, (3) Developing the support programmes more practically, (4) Improving the quality of design consultancies and subdividing them into specific fields of design consultancies, (5) Providing practical education and training programmes for designers and Chief Executive Officers(CEOs), (6)Re-considering the main operator in support programmes and (7) Raising the value of the 'Good Design' award and its globalisation.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Copyright Holders: 2007 İzmir University of Economics
ISBN: 975-8789-21-X, 978-975-8789-21-4
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Research Group: Space
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Item ID: 37872
Depositing User: Sungwoo Lim
Date Deposited: 17 Oct 2013 09:06
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 10:16
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/37872
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