183.289 Interface and Interaction Design
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

  • Basics of user interface design
  • Introduction to novel and innovative interaction concepts
  • Understanding the criteria that separate good and bad user interfaces
  • Overview of tools, techniques and processes in the area of interface & interaction design

Subject of course

This course comprises of lectures and assignments. Theory and basics presented during the lectures will be applied in the completion of the practical assignments.

The lectures comprise of:

  • Introduction to user interface design
  • Introduction to basic design concepts and design principles
  • Methods, processes and tools for successful interface and interaction design
  • Historical development and break-throughs in the field of human computer interaction
  • Current trends and novel interaction concepts and interfaces

At the end of the term there's a written exam. In addition, there are three practical assignments (some of which to be completed in small groups).

Additional information

Effort for the student (ECTS-Breakdown):

  • Preliminary talk: 1.5 h
  • Lectures: 18 h
  • Self Study (Exercises, Preparation Time for Written Exam): 54
  • Written Exam: 1.5

Total: 75 hours (3 ECTS)

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue17:00 - 19:0009.10.2018 - 08.01.2019HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue17:00 - 19:0015.01.2019HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Interface and Interaction Design - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue09.10.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue16.10.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue23.10.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue30.10.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue06.11.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue13.11.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue20.11.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue27.11.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue04.12.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue11.12.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue18.12.201817:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue08.01.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design
Tue15.01.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann - ARCH Interface und Interaction Design

Examination modalities

  • 3 practical assignments (some of which to be completed in small groups).
  • Written exam at the end of the term.

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed12:00 - 14:0020.01.2021EI 7 Hörsaal - ETIT written12.01.2021 00:00 - 17.01.2021 23:59TISSAbschlusstest
Wed12:00 - 14:0020.01.2021EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - ETIT written12.01.2021 00:00 - 17.01.2021 23:59TISSAbschlusstest
Wed12:00 - 14:0020.01.2021EI 8 Pötzl HS written12.01.2021 00:00 - 17.01.2021 23:59TISSAbschlusstest

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
28.08.2018 00:00 05.10.2018 12:00 05.10.2018 12:00

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 526 Business Informatics STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
033 532 Media Informatics and Visual Computing 3. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
033 533 Medical Informatics STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
033 534 Software & Information Engineering 5. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase

Literature

  • Buxton, Bill (2007): Sketching User Experiences. Morgan Kaufmann.
  • Norman, Donald (2002): The Design of Everyday Things. Basic Books.
  • Norman, Donald (2004): Emotional Design. Basic Books.
  • Saffer, Dan (2007): Designing for Interaction. New Riders.
  • Shneiderman, Ben (2004): Designing the User Interface. Addison Wesley.

Language

German