Human-Computer Interaction and Information Visualisation
Computer Science and Electronic Engineering (School of)
Undergraduate: Level 5
Monday 14 January 2019
Friday 22 March 2019
Requisites for this module
The aim of this module is to provide students with an understanding of the principles and techniques involved in the design and implementation of user-oriented interfaces, (in particular, web pages) including good practice in presenting and displaying information.
After completing this module, students will be expected to be able to:
1. Explain how people perceive and interpret information
2. Understand the basics of human-computer interaction (HCI) design
3. Implement a human-computer interface using good HCI practices
4. Describe a number of information visualisation techniques and explain their advantages and disadvantages
5. Be aware of various HCI guidelines and standards
* Fundamentals of interaction design and models of human-computer interaction
* Human perception and information processing
* Models of human-computer interaction
* HCI in web design
* Interaction design basics
* Evaluation techniques
* Fundamentals of information visualisation
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This module does not appear to have a published bibliography.
Assessment items, weightings and deadlines
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Module supervisor and teaching staff
Dr Jon Chamberlain, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dr Jon Chamberlain
School Office, email: csee-schooloffice(non-Essex users should add @essex.ac.uk to create full e-mail address), Telephone 01206 872770
Dr Ke Chen
The University of Manchester
Available via Moodle
Of 62 hours, 18 (29%) hours available to students:
44 hours not recorded due to service coverage or fault;
0 hours not recorded due to opt-out by lecturer(s).
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