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SENG6300

User Interface Design

10 Units

This subject introduces design and analysis methods for user interface design. Relevant perceptual psychology is introduced, and guidelines for user interface design are derived. Design methods are discussed. Analysis of interfaces by experimentation on humans is described. The subject includes are large practical project in which the students engineer a user interface.

Faculty Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
School School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Availability

Not currently offered

Objectives
  1. Introduce students to guidelines for user interfaces.
  2. Introduce students to design methods for user interfaces.
  3. Introduce students to analysis methods for user interfaces.
  4. Provide students with practical experience in design methods for user interfaces.
  5. Provide students with practical experience in analysis methods for user interfaces.
  6. Work effectively in a team to produce a software artifact
Content
  1. Introduce students to guidelines for user interfaces.
  2. Introduce students to design methods for user interfaces.
  3. Introduce students to analysis methods for user interfaces.
  4. Provide students with practical experience in design methods for user interfaces.
  5. Provide students with practical experience in analysis methods for user interfaces.
Replacing Course(s) N/A.
Transition N/A.
Industrial Experience 0
Assumed Knowledge SENG6120
Modes of Delivery Internal Mode
Teaching Methods Lecture
Workshop
Computer Lab
Assessment Items
  • Essays / Written Assignments - As per course outline
  • Examination: Formal - A final examination held according to the university exam timetable at end of semester.
  • Projects - A major group project as per course outline which includes verbal presentation of software developed
Contact Hours
  • Computer Lab: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
  • Lecture: for 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
  • Workshop: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components
  • Compulsory Course Component: Students must obtain 40% in the final exam to pass the course. Student achieving >25% but less that 40% will be offered an alternate assessment if, and only if, all other assessment items have been submitted. Students obtaining <25% will not be offered an alternate assessment, and will fail the course, unless students have submitted Adverse Circumstances in accordance with the Adverse Circumstances Policy.
Course Materials None listed
Timetable 2014 Course Timetables for SENG6300

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