Human Computer Interaction

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Human Computer Interaction

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Computer Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    ICCS201, ICCS365

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    Major themes in HCI: the concept of task analysis, the absence of relevant design formalisms, the cognitive basis of proposed interaction taxonomy, the notion of self-explanatory tools, and the use of artificial intelligence techniques in HCI; instilling appreciation of the interdisciplinary complexities of both practical and theoretical aspects of HCI; analysis and design work in HCI; projects on designing HCI components.

    Course Objectives:

    • Gain understanding of interdisciplinary concepts in HCI
    • Be knowledgeable about human factors relevant to the software development process
    • Be able to adopt the user-centered design and perform rapid prototyping and formative evaluation
    • Develop and evaluate effective graphical user interfaces

    Teaching Methods:

    Lectures, in-class practical exercises, discussion, and self-study

    Teaching Media:

    Text and teaching materials, Powerpoint, and handouts

    Measurement and Evaluation of Student Achievement:

    Assessment made from stated criteria: students with 85% obtain grade A

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