CSCI 380 -- Fall 2003


User Interface Development

[Handouts]  [Assignments]  [References]  [Test Dates]  

Instructor:  Dr. Bill Manaris

When: TR 4-5:15pm 

Where: LCTR 346

Description:  Introduction to human computer interaction (HCI) and user interface development. Topics include definitions of HCI, importance of good interfaces, psychological foundations, user-interface design examples, interaction models and dialog types for interfaces, user interface life-cycle, user-centered design and task-analysis, prototyping and the iterative design cycle, prototyping tools and environments, user interface implementation, and interface quality and methods of evaluation.

This course stresses the importance of good interfaces and the relationship of user interface design to human-computer interaction. It is intended to provide an adequate basis in software design and implementation for user interfaces. There will be content on both the issues and engineering process for user interface development.

Handouts

Assignments

References

General

User Interface Development Tools

Test Dates

Test #1: Thursday, Sep. 18 (tentative)
Test #2: Thursday, Nov. 6 (tentative)
Final Exam: 4-7 pm,  Friday, Dec. 12 


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