We will focus on adults of different ages and backgrounds, interested in having or maintaining a healthier lifestyle or who wish to improve their wellness and health conditions by using technology as a support device to accomplish their objectives.
What are the objectives of your DiscoTech Project?
- Raise awareness on health and wellness
- Demonstrate how to adopt a healthy lifestyle
- Introduce and demystify the use of technology to facilitate and manage health, and to reach health objectives
What concepts from class are you drawing from? Why?
Why are you creating this project? What is the purpose?
To raise awareness about health and wellness
Using media to stay healthy
Using technology to raise awareness about health and wellness
How is the workshop structured? What is the learning sequence?
The workshop will start with an awareness phase, by educating participants about health and wellness issues and what they can do to improve their lifestyle through nutrition, physical activity, and health management. Technology that supports and facilitates this management will then be presented and demonstrated. Participants will then be invited to experience how these technologies can be used.