Development of Digital Learning Tool for Children with Autism- ON-496

Genre de projet: Recherche
Discipline(s) souhaitée: Génie - informatique / électrique, Génie, Epidémiologie / politique en matière de santé publique, Sciences de la vie, Informatique, Sciences mathématiques, Affaires, Sciences sociales et humaines, Design, Arts interactifs et technologie, Psychologie, Travail social
Entreprise: Imutism Inc.
Durée du projet: 6 months to 1 year
Preferred start date: As soon as possible.
Langue exigée: English
Emplacement(s): Toronto, ON, Canada; Winnipeg, MB, Canada; Vancouver, BC, Canada; Canada; Canada
Nombre de postes: 1
Niveau de scolarité désiré: CollègeÉtudes de premier cycle/baccalauréatMaîtriseDoctoratRecherche postdoctorale
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Au sujet de l’entreprise: 

Imutism is a Winnipeg based company developing a digital tool using a Video Modeling method to teach children with Autism speaking and life skills.  Imutism has a series of classified videos for different age groups and severity level of Autism.

The first release of first version of the Imutism tool is expected to be in August-September.

The tool has two main sections:

1- Communication and Chat to connect Autism families and therapists around the world

2- Training Videos for children with Autism

Veuillez décrire le projet.: 

For this project the researcher will be asked to:

1- Conduct research surrounded the rules and regulations required for Imutism as a Healthcare Software Application.

2-  Employ an iterative design methodology to test and develop a minimally viable product in a live environment to generate high quality feedback

3- Engage with potential customers - Autism families and Autism therapists – to determine needs

Expertise ou compétences exigées: 

Familiarity with App development and iterative design.