Design documentation – Navigation Chart and Storyboard
Design documentation – includes variety of techniques including:

  • navigation charts
  • storyboards

Techniques provide common understanding of development needs.
Captures views of both clients and developers.
Show organisation and structure of content.
Navigation types
Four main navigation types:

  • Linear
    • Navigate sequentially
    • Build knowledge
    • Example of user: Training materials
  • Non-linear
    • Navigate freely
    • No pre-determined routes
  • Hierarchical
    • Navigate along branches of tree structure
    • Structure shaped by logic of content (e,g, chapters, sections)
    • Like course notes
  • Composite
    • Mixture of navigation types

Navigation chart
Navigation chart exampleStoryboard example
Storyboard example

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