COMP539

Usability Engineering

This paper covers the design and evaluation of interactive computer systems with a focus on user studies. Topics covered include: scenarios, ethnography, designing and performing user studies, and ethical issues involved in studying human-computer interaction.

This paper covers the design and evaluation of interactive computer systems with a focus on user studies. Topics covered include: scenarios, ethnography, designing and performing user studies, and ethical issues involved in studying human-computer interaction.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): COMP325 and 40 further points at 300 level in Computer Science
Restriction(s): COMP439, COMP425, and, COMP525
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
18A (HAM)A Semester : Feb 26 - Jun 24, 2018 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Usability Engineering (COMP539)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Mon4:00 PM5:00 PMI.G.09Feb 26 - Jun 3
Wed2:00 PM3:00 PMJ.B.07Feb 26 - Jun 3

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for COMP539 for more details


Indicative Fees for Usability Engineering (COMP539)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
18A (HAM) $1011 $0 $4008
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following 2017 paper outlines are available for COMP539. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2018 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Computer Science

Other available years: Usability Engineering - COMP539 (2017)

Paper details current as of : 13 December 2017 3:08pm
Indicative fees current as of : 14 December 2017 4:30am

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