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TDA466 Methods of Interaction Analysis, 7.5p ECTS, sp 3

Current course website: [2010]

Course website for previous years: [2009] [2008]

Content and Aim
The course consists of lectures, seminars and exercises based on a couple of central themes. Each theme is presented in a lecture and students are then given practical experience through assignments or exercises. The theme is then concluded by a discussion to reflect upon the practical experiences. The themes studied include:

- Core concepts and main theoretical frameworks
- Methods to identify user requirements
- Selection criteria for studies and what consequences these have
- Consequences of the context of studies
- Mediation artifacts
- Theoretical and empirical perspectives


Learning outcome
- Understand what aspect affects the information gathered in methods for interaction analysis
- Identify user requirements through user studies
- Evaluate design solutions regarding user requirements
- Plan and execute interaction analysis studies


Organization
The course consists of lectures, seminars and exercises based on a couple of central themes.