SemesterSpring Semester, 2021
DepartmentJunior Class A, Department of Management Information Systems Junior Class B, Department of Management Information Systems Senior Class A, Department of Management Information Systems Senior Class B, Department of Management Information Systems
Course NameUser Experience Design
Course TypeElective
Course Objective
Course Description
Course Schedule

  1. Course Overview: what is UX and why it matters  

  2. Overview of UX: history of UX and usability issues

  3. User interface usability: interface designs and visual displays

  4. Know your users: contextual inquiry, persona and user story map  

  5. Design methods: diary, journey map and card sorting 

  6. Prototype I: low fidelity prototype- sketch

  7. Prototype II: high fidelity prototype- wireframe and interactive mockup

  8. Evaluation: usability analysis

  9. Final Project Discussion I

  10. Final Project Checkpoint

  11. Human cognitive activities: multitasking, stress and workload   

  12. Human information processing: decision making and reaction time

  13. Individual differences: spatial ability and navigation applications

  14. International usability: cultural differences and emotional designs 

  15. Final Project Discussion II

  16. Future directions: human-automation interaction and human-robot collaboration 

  17. Future issues: HCI vs. HRI vs. HAI 

  18. Final Project Presentation

Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant

Homework 30%

Midterm Presentation 30%

Final Project Presentation 40%

Textbook & Reference

Suggested Materials

  1. Don Norman. The Design of Everyday Things: Revised and Expanded Edition (ISBN: 0465050654)

  2. Jenny Preece, Helen Sharp, Yvonne Rogers. Interaction Design. (ISBN: 0471492787)

  3. Steve Krug. Don't Make Me Think, Revisited: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability (Voices That Matter) 3rd Edition (ISBN: 0321965515)

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