About this journal

The International Journal of Innovative Design, Creativity and Social Sciences (IJIDeCS) is an academic publication, refereed journal that provides a forum for discussing the nature and potential of innovative design, creativity and social sciences from both theoretical and practical perspectives. The journal aims to not only promote existing research but pioneering in new innovative research in the existing field and disciplines of art and philosophy, industrial design, ergonomics, graphic and digital media, animation and illustration, human computer interaction, artificial intelligence, social sciences, information technology, industrial technology and similar areas. The submitted papers (analytical studies, constructive studies, case studies, field studies, literature surveys, book reviews, etc.) will be reviewed by potential experts discussing from their point of views and by the editors who will evaluate whether the papers can be accumulated to establish for an interdisciplinary academic research discipline.

Aims and scope

The journal covers, but is not restricted to, the following topics:

  • Design creativity and innovation theories
  • Cognition of innovative design
  • Art and visual creativity process
  • Tools and method in Design Creativity and Innovation
  • Creative entrepreneurial education
  • Creative industry and visual media
  • Design aesthetics and synthesis

Discipline(s) / Subdiscipline(s): 

     1. Arts & Humanities
         – Performing arts
         – Visual arts

     2. Social Sciences
         – Cultural and ethnic studies
         – Education & educational research
         – Media & communication

     3. Engineering & Technology
         – Architecture & design

 

The journal International Journal of Innovative Design, Creativity and Social Sciences (IJIDeCS) provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. Full-text access to scientific articles of the journal is presented on the official website in the Archives section.

This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access. The licensing policy is compatible with the overwhelming majority of open access and archiving policies. 

The journal International Journal of Innovative Design, Creativity and Social Sciences (IJIDeCS) is an open access journal, which means all its content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author as long as they cite the source.