Software and Digital Experience Engineering

User Experience Design and Application Development

Integrated course, 5.00 ECTS


Course content

The students develop multimedia products in accordance with the principle of user-centred design, test the applications and develop suggestions for improvement. They research and discuss the social implications of the applications and deal with the associated economic, ecological and ethical questions.

Learning outcomes

The students have detailed knowledge of the key techniques used for implementing interactive multimedia products. They are able to test and improve the quality of these applications with the help of usability tests and assess the consequences of decisions.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: Total berechenbar: Drösser, Hanser
Sprint: How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days. Knapp, Simon&Schuster
Design Thinking Process & Methods. Curedale, Design Community College
Narrative as Virtual Reality 2. Ryan, Hopkins
Journals: not applicable

Mode of delivery

2.5 ECTS Lecture (VO), 2.5 ECTS Tutorial (UE)

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Assessment methods and criteria

VO: Final examination; UE: Continuous assessment