Discover the now-closed exhibition which brought together objects revealing the many ways designers and citizens have used their skills in the crisis. Learning about the vital role design played during the pandemic.
These resources are aligned to the Scottish curriculum and can be adapted for learning at all levels.
Self-guided Tour Notes
This pack offers insight into how design was used in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. It provides additional information, links and questions for discussion.
Design Challenge: The Home
Re-design the modern home for the post-COVID-19 world.
Design Challenge: The Playground
Get creative and design a playground and play equipment that is safe to use in a pandemic.
Design Challenge: The Vaccine
Design a new system to enable mass delivery of the Covid-19 vaccine in the face of challenging conditions and circumstances.
Picturing the Virus and Hacking Healthcare
Learn more about the difficulties and pressures placed on healthcare systems across the world and understand the role design played in visualising the virus.
Explore the ingenious ways people repurposed their domestic spaces, while others rediscovered creative hobbies.
Connecting to each other
Discover the various ways people around the world adapted to keep in touch with their loved ones, when human interaction was impossible.
Instructing New Behaviour and Imagining the Future
Learn how new attitudes and modes of behaviour have been encouraged through design.