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.

2021W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC
Lecture TubeTUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • LectureTube course
  • Format: Distance Learning

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
Tue15:00 - 17:0005.10.2021 - 18.01.2022 Stream via Zoom (LIVE)Lecture Stream
Interface and Interaction Design - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue05.10.202115:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream
Tue12.10.202115:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream
Tue19.10.202115:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream
Tue09.11.202115:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream
Tue16.11.202115:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream
Tue23.11.202115:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream
Tue30.11.202115:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream
Tue07.12.202115:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream
Tue14.12.202115:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream
Tue11.01.202215:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream
Tue18.01.202215:00 - 17:00 Stream via ZoomLecture Stream

Examination modalities

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

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
20.09.2021 00:00 30.09.2021 23:59 30.09.2021 23:59

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

  • Norman, Donald (2013): The Design of Everyday Things. Basic Books.
  • Norman, Donald (2005): Emotional Design. Basic Books.
  • Saffer, Dan (2009): Designing for Interaction. New Riders.
  • Buxton, Bill (2007): Sketching User Experiences. Morgan Kaufmann.
  • Dix, Alan et al. (2003): Human-Computer Interaction, 3rd Edition. Pearson.

Language

German