This page offers information on the research interests and outputs of CoLab. It also lists programmes that have research components.
Current Transdisciplinary Research & Research-Led Learning Clusters
- Imagined Worlds: Creativity + Imagination as Drivers of Transdisciplinary Education: make believe: animation: motion graphics: gaming: audio-visual cultures: artificial environments: creative visualisation: virtual, augmented + possible realities: performance studies: storytelling: cognition: animatronics + robotics: neuroaesthetics: audio visual: agency: imagined communities: future studies: design ecologies: immersion: responsive environments
- Neologicities: New Ways of Thinking About the City as a Platform and Metaphor for Collaboration: convergence, complexity + contradiction: future scenarios: urban economies: spatial ecologies: trst projects: s(t)imulating supercity: hard/soft infrastructures: sub-urbia: 6D modelling: mobile + spatial + locative media: socio-spatial networks: biomimetic structures: governance: evolutionary systems: emergence: complexity: change + continuum: spatial politics: agencies: scale: mutiplicity: gps modelling: transportation
- Transmodality: Emerging Practices Across Digital, Analog and Virtual Modalities: physical computing: coding and hacking: multi-modalities: time-based: post-digital practices: interaction: haptics: products: post-disciplinarity: information design: information architecture: branding: interaction services: ubicom storytelling heuristics sensory perception: emotion: habit: embodiment: affordance: pervasive computing: wearable technologies: performance: realtime 3D: superhumanism: robotics: visualisation: internet art: web engineering
- Social Enterprise: The University, Communities & Work Practices as Sites of New Research and Partnerships: social enterprise: future studies: emerging practices: new professions and work patterns: socio-technical networks: transdisciplinary education: the university without walls: new pedagogies: human dynamics: health sciences: critical interfaces: post-secondary education: governance: democratising technologies: ethnography intellectual entrepreneurship: networks: multi-modal discourse: networked economies: philosophy: creative economies: political economy of creativity: history + theory for art, science, design and technology
Postgraduate Research Qualifications
The following qualifications within CoLab have a research component: