Integrative Seminar -Disciplines

Below is a mind map I made of the aspects I associate with the discipline that I am planning to take up: The research topic I chose was typography on trucks and rickshaws. I’ve made a mind map of all the things I associate with this topic:  

Integrative Seminar 2 – A Day in my Life

A Day in my life: I wake up with the monotonous barks of my pet dog, coupled with a strong smell of filter coffee. I hear faint horns and sirens on the busy street outside. I step out of my apartment, and call for the lift. The bright red digital display of the floor number…

Integrative Seminar 2 – My City

PANJIM CITY: The city that I come from is Panjim. It is the capital of Goa. As a kid I would spend most of my summer vacations in Mumbai. The fact that Mumbai being a city, was bigger than the entire state of Goa would never fail to amuse me. Compared to Mumbai, Panjim is…

Sustainable Systems – Introduction

Sustainable Systems: The word ‘sustain’ means to keep something going, ‘able’ means to be capable of doing and/or completing a particular task and a ‘system’ refers to a set of things working together to form a complex mechanism. According to my interpretation, a sustainable system is a system that keeps something going, by completing a…

Time – Introduction

My personal interpretation of Time: Gel pens and Juice cartons make me conscious of time. My gel pens take ages to run out of ink, and I always set deadlines (which they surpass) for them to run out. I always think twice, before opening up a packaged juice carton. They expire within three days of…