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Academic year
CIU020 - Human computer - interaction, advanced course
 
Owner: ITMDM
5,0 Credits (ECTS 7,5)
Grading: TH - Five, Four, Three, Not passed
Level: C
Department: 37 - COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING


Teaching language: English
Maximum participants: 45

Course module   Credit distribution   Examination dates
Sp1 Sp2 Sp3 Sp4 No Sp
0105 Project 5,0 c Grading: TH   5,0 c    

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ITMDM HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION - INTERACTIONDESIGN, Year 1 (elective)

Examiner:

Professor  Staffan Björk



Eligibility:

For single subject courses within Chalmers programmes the same eligibility requirements apply, as to the programme(s) that the course is part of.

Course specific prerequisites

A basic course in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), 5p, or equivalent.

Aim

The main objective of the course advanced human-computer interaction is give a deeper knowledge within analysis, requirement specification, design and evaluate of interactive computer-based systems and products. The purpose of this course is to give students that have taken a basic course in human-computer interaction a deeper understanding through a focus on theoretical aspects of the area as well as through a focus on current research within the area.

Goal

The course prepares students for research within Human computer interaction/Interactiondesign .

Content

The course begins with a detailed examination of theories within cognitive science, ergonomics, and design which have been fundamental to the development of human-computer interaction and interaction design. These provide a foundation for the projects within the course where students focus upon specific sub areas. Examples of sub areas include theories of communication and interaction, methods for the creation of prototypes and concepts, evaluation methods with and without user involvement, quantitative and qualitative methods for analysis and evaluation, and guidelines for traditional and new user interfaces.








Organisation

The course is organized as a series of lectures, supervised exercises and assignments.

Literature

Information about course literature will be available on the course webpage before the start of the course.

Examination

Written and oral examination of project. Further, completion of all assignments is required to pass the course. Scale of marks: F, 3, 4, 5.


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