CSC428H5 • Human-Computer Interaction


Understanding human behaviour as it applies to user interfaces: work activity analysis, observational techniques, questionnaire administration and unobtrusive measures. Operating parameters of the human cognitive system, task analysis and cognitive modelling techniques and their application to designing interfaces. Interface representations and prototyping tools. Cognitive walkthroughs, usability studies and verbal protocol analysis. Case studies of specific user interfaces.

CSC318H5 and ( STA246H5 or STA256H5) and ( CSC207H5 or proficiency in Java) and (CGPA 3.0 or enrolment in a CSC subject POSt)
Enrolment Limits
Priority is given to students enrolled in Computer Science Specialist, Information Security Specialist, Bioinformatics Specialist or Computer Science Major programs.
Distribution Requirement
Total Instructional Hours
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area
Computer Science