Challenge Title: Design Challenge: Online Debate Platform
Challenge Difficulty: Intermediate
Estimated Time to Complete: 48-72 hours
Required Tools/Resources: Internet access, design software (optional)

Objective

Design an online debate platform that facilitates constructive and engaging discussions on various topics while promoting respectful dialogue and critical thinking.

Research

Conduct research on existing online debate platforms, analyze their strengths and weaknesses, identify user needs and preferences in terms of features, usability, and community engagement.

Materials

Consider using user-friendly interface design, incorporating features such as real-time chat, video conferencing capabilities, topic categorization, voting systems for audience participation.

Concept Development

Brainstorm innovative ideas for enhancing the debate experience through interactive elements like polls, Q&A sessions with experts, personalized user profiles with badges or rankings based on participation levels.

Deliverables

  1. Concept sketches or wireframes illustrating the layout and key features of the platform.
  2. User flow diagrams showing how users navigate through different sections of the platform.
  3. A written description outlining the rationale behind design choices and how they address user needs.

Evaluation Criteria

Projects will be evaluated based on:
1. Innovation: How creative and original are the proposed solutions?
2. Usability: How intuitive is the platform for users to navigate and engage in debates?
3. Community Engagement: To what extent does the design foster a sense of community among users?
4. Technical Feasibility: Are the proposed features technically feasible to implement within an online platform?

This challenge aims to encourage designers to think critically about creating a digital space that promotes healthy discourse while considering user experience and technical constraints.

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