Schedule

Information in this schedule will change as the term progresses. This version of the class schedule is a work in progress, but was last updated September 18. The dates and school holidays are correct for Fall 2019, but the topics and order of topics may change.

 

2019 Fall Schedule under construction.

 


 

Wk Date Topic Reading Slides Assignment
1.1 8/19/19 Introduction and Class Overview ID 1, 2 PDF  
1.3 8/21/19 History of HCI and Evidence-Based Design PDF  
1.5 8/23/19 Frameworks PDF   D0 (Team) Due 11:55pm, D1 Start
2.1 8/26/19 Design Processes PDF   Team Contract Due on Canvas
2.3 8/28/19 UCD Process UYU 1, 2, 3 PDF  
2.5 8/30/19 Usability Principles, Some Examples PDF  
3.1 9/2/19 No Class : Labor Day School Holiday - Labor Day  
3.3 9/4/19 Know Your User 1: Context, Abilities, Perception, Action (K) ID 3 PDF  
3.5 9/6/19 Know Your User 2: Thinking, Decisions, Memory PDF  
4.1 9/9/19 Know Your User 3: Motivations, Social Needs PDF   [PANEL 1] 
4.3 9/11/19 Needs Analysis Methods: Observations, Interviews, Surveys, Task Analysis, Needs Analysis and Focus Groups (M) UYU 4-8; ID 7-10; Handbook Chapter PDF   D1 (Users, Task) Due 11:55pm, D2 Start [PANEL 1] 
4.5 9/13/19 Translating Findings Into Design Implications PDF   [PANEL 1]
5.1 9/16/19 Informed Brainstorming PDF   HW1 Start
5.3 9/18/19 Task Flows PDF  
5.5 9/20/19 Information Architecture  
6.1 9/23/19 Prototyping Overview (N)  
6.3 9/25/19 Visual Design   HW1 Due
6.5 9/27/19 UX Sketching and Lo Fi Prototyping  
7.1 9/30/19 Design Challenge Exercise (KNM)  
7.3 10/2/19 Mid Fi Prototyping Software  
7.5 10/4/19 Mid Fi Prototyping Software  
8.1 10/7/19 Midterm Exam (KNM) EXAM   EXAM
8.3 10/9/19 Prototyping Physical Forms  
8.5 10/11/19 POSTER SESSION (KNM) POSTERS   POSTERS
9.1 10/14/19 No Class : Fall Break  
9.3 10/16/19 Design Challenge Exercise (KNM)   D2 (Divergent) Due 11:55pm, D3 Start [PANEL 2] 
9.5 10/18/19 Predictive Models: Motor Cognitive Description   HW2 Start [PANEL 2] 
10.1 10/21/19 Evaluation Overview ID 12, 13, 14  
10.3 10/23/19 Evaluation 2 - What to do after eval  
10.5 10/25/19 High-Fi Prototyping  
11.1 10/28/19 How to Talk about your Design  
11.3 10/30/19 Participatory Design  
11.5 11/1/19 Interaction Style: WIMP, Gestures, Touch, Direct Manipulation, AR/VR (N)   HW2 Due
12.1 11/4/19 Affect and Emotion ID 5  
12.3 11/6/19 Ethics and Design  
12.5 11/8/19 UD and Assistive Technology   D3 (Prototype) Due 11:55pm, D4 Start
13.1 11/11/19 Mobile and UbiComp Issues  
13.3 11/13/19 Social Computing  
13.5 11/15/19  
14.1 11/18/19 Internationalization Issues LAZAR CH18  
14.3 11/20/19 Error types, Definitions, and Designing for them  
14.5 11/22/19 Help and documentation  
15.1 11/25/19 Project Work Day PROJECT   D4 (Eval and Report) Due 11:55pm
15.3 11/27/19 No Class : Thanksgiving  
15.5 11/29/19 No Class : Thanksgiving  
16.1 12/2/19 Poster Session (KNM) POSTERS   POSTERS
16.3 12/4/19 No Class  
16.5 12/6/19 No Class  
17.3 12/11/19 FINAL EXAM - Dec 11, 2019 8-11am (KNM) EXAM   EXAM