Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction

Description:

CS3724: Survey of human-computer interaction concepts, theory, and practice. Basic components of human-computer interaction. Interdisciplinary underpinnings. Informed and critical evaluation of computer-based technology. User-oriented perspective, rather than system-oriented, with two thrusts: human (cognitive, social) and technological (input/output, interactions styles, devices). Design guidelines, evaluation methods, participatory design, communication between users and system developers. (3H,3C)

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better required in CS 2114.

This course is part of the Human-Computer Interaction track and the Media/Creative Computing track.

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Taught By: Chris North
Doug Bowman
Scott McCrickard
Nicholas Polys