CS459/559: Human-Computer Interaction
Prof. Janice T. Searleman
375 Science Center, 268-2377,
This course is an introduction to the field of human-computer interaction (HCI).
Students will learn how to design, evaluate, and implement interactive systems from the user's perspective.
Designing the User Interface: Strategies for Effective Human-Computer Interaction, 4th Edition
by Schneiderman & Plaisant, 2005, Addison-Wesley/Benjamin Cummings, ISBN 0-321-19786-0.
Companion Web Site
About Face 2.0: The Essentials of Interaction Design
, by Alan Cooper & Robert Reimann, Wiley Publishing, Inc., 2003, ISBN 0-7645-26413.
Additional Course Information:
All announcements, schedule updates, handouts, etc., will be posted on the
Homework & Class Participation
You are responsible for all material discussed in class and in the reading assignments.
: Participation in class discussions is an essential part of this course, so attendance is required and you must be prepared for class (i.e. have done the reading in advance).
: This is a small class, therefore group input will be used in setting deadlines. Once set, everyone is expected to meet the deadlines.