Exams

  • The midterm is set for class time on March 14th (11AM-12:15PM). Here's the midterm review sheet.
  • The final exam is set by the university. According to their schedule, the TuTh 11AM classes (including ours) have final exams on Saturday, May 11th from 8-10AM [link].

Future Dates

  • Lo-to-Mid Fidelity Prototype Testing and Refinement [link] (due Apr 27th, 10:59AM)

Past Lectures

Class
Date
Lecture

Week14




Apr 25





Apr 23
[lecture slides]

Assignments due prior to class today:

  1. None

Assignments Assigned:

  1. None



Week13




Apr 18
[lecture slides]

Assignments due prior to class today:

  1. None

Assignments Assigned:

  1. None




Apr 16
[lecture slides]

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. Peer Review of Work/Contribution for Team Assignment #4 (due Apr 16th, 10:59AM)

Assignments Assigned:

  1. None



Week12




Apr 11
Gestalt and Visual Design [lecture slides]

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. None

Assignments Assigned:
  1. Lo-to-Mid Fidelity Prototype Testing and Refinement (due Apr 27th, 10:59AM)
  2. Peer Review of Work/Contribution for Team Assignment #4 (due Apr 16th, 10:59AM)




Apr 9
Video Presentations

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. Videos for Project A4 Video Prototypes (due Apr 10th, 11:59PM) (Multiple)

Assignments Assigned:
  1. None



Week11



Class 19
Apr 4
User Research, Midterm, Metaphors [lecture slides] (Continued)

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. None

Assignments Assigned:
  1. None



Class 18
Apr 2
User Research, Midterm, Metaphors [lecture slides]

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. Reading response due for Norman [link] (due Apr 2nd, 9:59AM)

Assignments Assigned:
  1. None



Week10



Class 17
Mar 28
Representation and Metaphors [lecture slides]

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. None

Assignments Assigned:
  1. None



Class 16
Mar 26
Prototyping [lecture slides]

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. A3 User Research [link] (due Mar 25th, 11:59AM)

Assignments Assigned:
  1. Task Refinement, Storyboarding, and Video Prototyping [link] (due Apr 10th, 11:59PM) (Multiple)



Week9




Mar 19
Spring Break!



Week8



Class15
Mar 14
Midterm [midterm review sheet]

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. None

Assignments Assigned:
  1. None



Class14
Mar 12
Personas and Mental Models [lecture slides]

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. None

Assignments Assigned:
  1. None



Week7



Class13
Mar 7
Analyzing User Data [lecture slides]

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. None

Assignments Assigned:
  1. None



Class12
Mar 5
Sketching [lecture slides]
Presentations [link]

Assignments due prior to class today:
  1. None

Assignments Assigned:
  1. Group Project Presentation Reviews 3 [link] (due Mar 5, 11:59PM)



Week6



Class11
Feb 28
Group Project Presentations [link]
Assignments due prior to class time today:
  1. Holtzblatt and Beyer, Contextual Design, Interaction-design.org. [link]. (due Thurs, Feb 28th @ 8AM)

Assignments Assigned:
  1. Peer Review of Work/Contributions to Project Proposal & Presentations [link] (due Mar 5, 11:59PM)
  2. Group Project Presentation Reviews 2 [link] (due Mar 5, 11:59PM)



Class10
Feb 26
Group Project Presentations [link]
Assignments due prior to class time today:
  1. Reading Response for Bloom #2 [link] (due Feb 26 before 8AM)

Assignments Assigned:
  1. Group Project Presentation Reviews [link] (due Mar 5, 11:59PM)



Week5



Class9
Feb 21
Remix [lecture slides]
Assignments due prior to class time today:
  1. None

Assignments Assigned:
  1. Reading Response for Bloom #2 [link] (due Feb 26 before 8AM)
  2. Reading Response for Holtzblatt and Beyer's Contextual Design [link] (due Feb 28 before 8AM)



Class8
Feb 19
Ethnography [lecture slides]
Assignments due prior to class time today:
  1. P966-975 of Blomberg and Burrell, An Ethnographic Approach to Design [link] (due Feb 19 @ 8AM)


Assignments Assigned:
  1. None



Week4



Class7
Feb 14
In Class Brainstorming [lecture slides]
Assignments due prior to class time today:
  1. None

Assignments Assigned:
  1. P966-975 of Blomberg and Burrell, An Ethnographic Approach to Design [link] (due Feb 19 @ 8AM)



Class6
Feb 12
Data Gathering and User Research [lecture slides]
Assignments due prior to class time today:
  1. Pages 73-80 of Ron Baecker, Design and Evaluation [link] (due Feb 12th @8AM)
  2. Reading Response on How to Give and Receive Criticism ​[link] (due Feb 12 @ 8AM)


Assignments Assigned:
  1. None



Week3



Class5
Feb 7
Design Process Continued! [lecture slides]
Assignments due today:
  1. None

Assignments Assigned:
  1. Project Pitch Reviews [link] (due Feb 11, 4:59PM)
  2. ​Pages 73-80 of Ron Baecker, Design and Evaluation [link] (due Feb 12th @8AM)
  3. Reading Response on How to Give and Receive Criticism [link] (due Feb 12 @ 8AM)



Class4
Feb 5
Design Process: Cart Redesign [lecture slides]
Assignments due by class time today:
  1. Video response for Nightline ABC's IDEO story [link]

Assignments Assigned:
  1. None



Week2



Class3
Jan 31
Who We Are and Diving Into Interaction Design [lecture slides]
Assignments due by class time today:
  1. Reading response for excerpt from Moggridge's Designing Interactions [link]

Assignments Assigned:
  1. Reading response for excerpt from Kelley's The Art of Innovation [link] (due Feb 5 before classtime)
  2. Video response for Nightline ABC's IDEO story [link] (due Feb 5 before classtime)
  3. Project pitches [link] (due at 11:59PM Feb 6)



Class2
Jan 29
Class Overview and Project Description [lecture slides]
Assignments due by class time today:
  1. Sign-up for Piazza
  2. Take Background Survey (see Piazza post for link).
  3. Reading response for Bush, V. "As We May Think" The Atlantic, July, 1945. [link]

Assignments Assigned:
  1. Reading response for excerpt of Moggridge's Designing Interactions [link] (due Jan 31 11AM)



Week1



Class1
Jan 24
In Class Exercise and Intro to HCI [lecture slides]
Assignments due today:
  1. None

Assignments assigned [Piazza Link]--everything is due by classtime Tues, Jan 29th:
  1. Sign-up for Piazza
  2. Take Background Survey (see Piazza post for link).
  3. Reading response for Bush, V. "As We May Think" The Atlantic, July, 1945. [link]
  4. Start thinking about project