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.

2019W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

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

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

- understand fundamental principles and guidelines for user interface design and interaction design and apply them for analytical and creative purposes
- apply fundamental principles of visual design for analytical and creative purposes
- utilize established design tools for designing user interfaces
- follow and apply established processes, methods and techniques for designing user interfaces.

Subject of course

This course comprises of lectures and assignments. The 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 breakthroughs in the field of human-computer interaction
  • Current trends and novel interaction concepts and interfaces

 

Teaching methods

This course comprises of lectures and assignments. The 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 breakthroughs 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).

Mode of examination

Immanent

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)

If you have any questions, please contact iixd@inso.tuwien.ac.at.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue17:00 - 19:0008.10.2019 - 14.01.2020HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Interface and Interaction Design - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue08.10.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue15.10.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue22.10.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue29.10.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue05.11.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue12.11.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue19.11.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue26.11.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue03.12.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue10.12.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue17.12.201917:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue07.01.202017:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann Interface und Interaction Design
Tue14.01.202017:00 - 19:00HS 17 Friedrich Hartmann 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
Tue17:00 - 19:0014.01.2020HS 8 Heinz Parkus written06.01.2020 00:00 - 12.01.2020 23:59TISSAbschlusstest

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
27.08.2019 00:00 04.10.2019 12:00 04.10.2019 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