Human-computer Interaction (2014/2015)

Course code
4S02909
Name of lecturer
Andrea Giachetti
Coordinator
Andrea Giachetti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
INF/01 - INFORMATICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
I sem. dal Oct 1, 2014 al Jan 30, 2015.

Lesson timetable

I sem.
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall I  
Friday 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall I  
Friday 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Laboratory Delta  

Learning outcomes

The course introduce the fundamentals of Human Computer Interaction, describing the historical context of HCI, and concepts that enable computer scientists to design systems that effectively meet human needs.

Syllabus

-Human capabilities: Input Output Systems, Memory and Learning, Cognitive Processing
-Computing systems, I/O methods, interfaces
-Interaction paradigms.
-Interaction design
-Interactive systems and applications

-Exercises on evaluation and design of user interfaces

Assessment methods and criteria

Written essay (20) and evaluation of prectical activities (10)