I never took lessons to play the drums. I never took lessons to play the guitar. I just sort of figured it out. I think that if you’re passionate about something and you’re driven and you’re focused, you can do anything you want to do in life.
The difference is that Human-Centered Design recognizes the importance of behavioural, emotional and environmental contexts. It encourages designers to see product users as real human beings with real, complex lives, instead of just as numbers on a screen.