norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description IMT5121 - Usability testing (2005/2006)

LevelPostgraduate
ECTS Credits5
DurationAutumn
LanguageNorwegian alternatively english
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

The students will after the course be able to plan and perform a usability test. The students will also be able to reflect upon choice of methodologies based on the problems they are to investigate.

Content

Usability testing
Lab-studies
Heuristic evaluations
Planning and performing a usability study
- Selection an recruiting of participants
- Recording and analysing results
- Generalisation of results

Study MethodsLectures, Project Works, Tutoring
AssessmentOral Exam, individually (counts 30%, evaluated by lecturer and an examiner)
Evaluation of Project(s) (counts 70%, evaluated by lecturer and an examiner)
Each part must be individually approved of.
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsNone