Spring 2023 Course Descriptions

CS 171-01 Human-Computer Interaction

R. Jacob
MW 3:00-4:15, Joyce Cummings Center 160
I+ 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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