[ 575WQUEWUSK10 ] KV Web Usability

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Computer Science Klaus Miesenberger 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)keine (die Zulassung zum Studium vorausgesetzt)
Original study plan Master's programme Web Sciences 2013W
Objectives Students understand the importance of usability as part of web design. They know the interdisciplinary process and work-flow of Usability Engineering and the most important usability methods and tools. They develop skills in efficiently applying them in web (re)design projects. They are able to evaluate and measure web pages in terms of usability. Students have a basic knowledges of the concept, guidelines, techniques and tools for web accessibility and are able to include accessibility into the usability engineering process.
Subject Definition of term and domain Usability
Related disciplines and interdisciplinary approach
The Usability Engineering Process
Guidelines, methods and tools in Usability Engineering
Basic concepts and importance of HCI
Contributions of Cognitive Psychology
Web Accessibility
Examples and applications
Criteria for evaluation Anwesenheit
Quality of practical work
Methods Presentation
Further reading
Evaluation and test of Web-Pages
(Re)Design of web pages in practice
Language German or English (on demand)
Study material Handhout
up to date literature
Changing subject? No
Further information (*)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 35
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority