In this course you will study both theoretical and practical aspects of Human-Computer Interaction.
The theoretical part will present the history and development of human-computer interaction from research to industrial applications.
Relevant theories include mainly the following subjects:
- Human perception and cognition
- Interaction theories
- Task analysis methods
- Interaction design theories and design process
- Usability principle and evaluation techniques
- Multimodal interaction
- Ubiquitous computing
- Augmented and tangible user interfaces
- Social-organizational issue and collaboration and groupware.
The practical part consists of hands-on laboratory exercises with different usability evaluation methods and design process, as well as carrying out a small project work on both product design and evaluation process to reach high usability goals.