A Study on The Behaviour of Using Traditional Map of The Independent Traveller

Xiang Ru Lu, Chun Heng Ho

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Abstract

This paper is a study on the behaviour of using traditional map of independent traveller, exploring to understand what problems map reader face when using a traditional map to get information. The study performed in-depth interview in a user-centric way with a map reader to identify what information the map reader wants to get from the traditional map. Using shadowing and semi-structured interview to know what map readers feel in the process of interacting with traditional maps and to know the experience of using traditional maps in the past. After categorizing and analysing, a user-centric design rule on traditional map must be made and applied to map maker to make traditional maps with user-centric designs to improve the relationship between traditional map and map reader, aside from giving clear and correct information.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 7th International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research, 2018
EditorsShinichi Koyama, Toshimasa Yamanaka, Pierre Levy, Anitawati Mohd Lokman, Kuohsiang Chen
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Pages104-112
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)9789811086113
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018 Jan 1
Event7th International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research, KEER 2018 - Kuching, Malaysia
Duration: 2018 Mar 192018 Mar 22

Publication series

NameAdvances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Volume739
ISSN (Print)2194-5357

Other

Other7th International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research, KEER 2018
CountryMalaysia
CityKuching
Period18-03-1918-03-22

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Computer Science(all)

Cite this

Lu, X. R., & Ho, C. H. (2018). A Study on The Behaviour of Using Traditional Map of The Independent Traveller. In S. Koyama, T. Yamanaka, P. Levy, A. Mohd Lokman, & K. Chen (Eds.), Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research, 2018 (pp. 104-112). (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; Vol. 739). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-8612-0_12