IS 586 Usability Engineering
The course provides an introduction to: issues in Human Computer Interaction; analysis of interfaces and their use; the interface design process as an engineering activity; designing usable interfaces under constraints; and the rapid prototyping and evaluation cycle. The course covers interface design in multiple contexts including websites, web-based applications, smartphone apps, regular computer apps and new contexts of interacting with computers.
- Understand how to analyze interfaces and their use.
- Understand how to synthesize: the design process as an engineering activity.
- Understand rapid prototyping and evaluation cycle.