Seminar, 2.00 ECTS
First introduction into user-centred design and usability; sensitisation and motivation for this topic, usability testing of websites using the Thinking-Aloud-Method
Basics of Information Technology for designers as well as of 3D and Usability Testing
Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools
Books: Isaac Victor Kerlow, The Art of 3-D Computer Animation and Imaging, John Wiley & Sons 2003; Steve Krug (2009): Rocket Surgery Made Easy: The Do-it-yourself Guide to Finding and Fixing Usability Problems.
Steve Krug (2014): Don't Make Me Think, Revisited: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability.
User Experience Professionals Association: https://uxpa.org/
German Usability Professionals Association: http://www.germanupa.de/
Mode of delivery
Seminar, partly blocked
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Assessment methods and criteria
Assignments, active participation in class, presentation and documentation of a final project