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TIEVA30 Methods of Usability Engineering - Usability Evaluation Methods 7 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
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Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
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Degree Programme in Computer Sciences
School of Information Sciences

General description

The course will include 2-3 meetings, where the lecturer will give the advices on how to conduct a heuristic evaluation and a usability study. You need to attend these meetings. You will be assigned to do 8 small homeworks and also study some topics yourself (material will be provided by the teacher).

The meetings and homeworks will happen during January and February. The biggest part of the course will be the project work done in groups. In the project work, you conduct a heuristic evaluation, plan, pilot  and eventually run, analyze and report the usability study. An advisor will guide your group during the project work. The project work starts in January and ends in May.

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrol by 7th January 2013


Henna Heikkilä, Teacher responsible


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