Interaction Design

Design & Research 1 (IAD)

Seminar, 4.00 ECTS


Course content

Based on the lectures students research and work focused on the current developements in their focus. The aquainted knowledge should be transferred between topics and semesters. Language: English/German.

Learning outcomes

Skills in interaction and interface design of interactive media as well as in the field of advanced technologies (touchless interfaces, media spaces, sensory environments). Knowhow in usability, testing, usability analysis methods as defined by user-centred interface design. Analysis and design of complex processes concerning human-machine-interaction, design of apps for mobile devices, basic knowledge of the underlying psychological and physiological procedures.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Bücher: Steven Poole, Trigger Happy Programming Interactivity: A Designer's Guide to Processing, Arduino, and OpenFrameworks Massimo Banzi, Getting Started with Arduino Cooper, Reimann Cronin: About Face: Interface und Interaction Design Interaction Design Beyond HumanComputer Interaction Bücher: Donald A. Norman: The Design of Everyday Things Tom Tullis, Bill Albert: Measuring The User Experience Alan Cooper: The Inmates Are Running the Asylum E. Bruce Goldstein: Wahrnehmungspsychologie Journals: ACM: interactions, Reality

Mode of delivery


Prerequisites and co-requisites

Dependent on the respective course.

Assessment methods and criteria

Immanent examination character.