At the nexus of learning and innovation

Research Facilities

Our research facilities are design to enable researchers to gather data in the field through the use of mobile recording kits and to support studies of collaborative work in our dedicated Design Studio.

Mobile recording kits

The CoCo Lab

The Design Studio


Example Studies 

The following are a selection of research studies that have been conducted using our facilities:

Thompson, K., Carvalho, L., Aditomo, A., Dimitriadis, Y., Dyke, G., Evans, M.A., Khosronejad, M., Martinez-Maldonado, R., Reimann, P. & Wardak, D. 2015, 'The synthesis approach to analysing educational design dataset: Application of three scaffolds to a learning by design task for postgraduate education students', British Journal of Educational Technology, vol. 46, no. 5, pp. 1020-1027.

Other Publications

Carvalho, L., Martinez-Maldonado, R., & Goodyear, P. (2019). Instrumental genesis in the design studio. International Journal of Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning.


Contact Information

Both the Design Studio and the mobile recording kits are made available to members of CRLI for research purposes, however are subject to availability. Approval must first be requested from CRLI's directors. If you are interested in booking these faciities for a research project or would like to find out more, please contact Natasha Arthars ([email protected]).