183.659 Theory and Praxis for Evaluating Innovative User Interfaces
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, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar

Learning outcomes

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

- plan empirical studies for the evaluation of innovative projects in the research field of Human-Computer Interfaces autonomously
- communicate and present a qualified research approach in form of an exposé.

Subject of course

Design and Planning of a research study in the fields of HCI research
Scientific writing

Effort for the student (ECTS-Breakdown):

  • Kick-Off Meeting + Lectures: 10 h
  • Literature search: 15 h
  • Writing of the exposé: 40 h
  • Peer review and rebuttal: 10 h

Total: 75 hours (3 ECTS)

Teaching methods

Blocked workshops. Incremental creation and elaboration of a project proposal consisting of: problem definition, expected result, hypotheses, methodology, and bibliography. Iterative feedback by the lecturers as well as a peer review. Final presentation.

Mode of examination


Additional information

If you have any questions, please contact care4u@inso.tuwien.ac.at.

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

Fri09:00 - 12:0025.10.2019 INSO-Bibliothek, Wiedner Hauptstr. 76Workshop 1 Themenwahl und Grundlagen
Fri14:00 - 17:0025.10.2019 INSO-Bibliothek, Wiedner Hauptstr. 76Workshop 2 Studienplanung und Studiendesign
Fri09:00 - 12:0015.11.2019 INSO-Bibliothek, Wiedner Hauptstr. 76Workshop 3 Wissenschaftliches Schreiben

Examination modalities

- Course Participation
- Grading of the project proposal
- Grading of the project presentations

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
07.10.2019 08:00 21.10.2019 20:00



No lecture notes are available.