Human Computer Interaction
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Host University Units4
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units0
Hours & Credits
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.
- 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
Lectures, in-class practical exercises, discussion, and self-study
Text and teaching materials, Powerpoint, and handouts
Measurement and Evaluation of Student Achievement:
Assessment made from stated criteria: students with 85% obtain grade A
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations