Spring 2018 Course Descriptions

COMP 171-01 Human-Computer Interaction

R. Jacob
MW 1:30-2:45, Room To Be Announced
G+ Block

Introduction to human-computer interaction, or how computers communicate with people. Methodology for designing and testing user interfaces, interaction styles (command line, menus, graphical user interfaces, virtual reality), interaction techniques (including use of voice, gesture, eye movement), design guidelines, and user interface management software system. Students will design a small user interface, program a prototype, and test the result for usability.

Prerequisite: COMP 15


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