CS6301.001 User Interface design Schedule Spring 2015

Instructor: John Cole

This schedule is tentative and subject to change.  Reading is in the textbook specified in the syllabus unless otherwise indicated.

Week Date Topic

Reading

1 Januay 13 Syllabus review, course requirements, terminology.  The Human  
  January 15 The Human Ch. 1
2 January 20

The Human

Ch. 1
  January 22 The Computer Ch. 2
3 January 27 The Computer
UI Design -- Prof. Cole's take
Ch. 2
Slides on eLearning
  January 29 The Interaction Ch. 3
4 February 3 The Interaction Ch. 3
  February 5 Interaction Paradigms Ch. 4
5 February 10 Interaction Design Basics; homework review Ch. 5
  February 12 Interaction Design Basics Ch. 5
6 February 17 Interaction Design Basics Ch. 5
  February 19 Design Rules Ch. 7
7 February 24 Design Rules Ch. 7
  February 26 Exam Review  
8 March 3 Midterm Exam 1: Chapters 1, 2, 3, part of 4, 5, 7 and UI design slides  
  March 5 Introduction to Android Slides
9 March 10 Introduction to Android Slides
  March 12 Evaluation Techniques Ch. 9
10 March 17 Spring Break  
  March 19 Spring Break  
11 March 24 Evaluation Techniques Ch. 9
  March 26 Universal Design Ch. 10
12 March 31 Android Drawing; Android Sensors Slides
  April 2 Android Sensors Slides
13 April 7 Cognitive Models; Android Touchscreen Ch. 12
  April 9 Exam Review  
14 April 14 Exam 2: Android design, chapters 9 and 10.  
  April 16 Android Touchscreen Slides
15 April 21 Dialog Notation and Design Ch. 16
  April 23 Dialog Notation and Design Ch. 16
16 April 28 Time Requirements DWT* Ch. 12
  April 30 Exam Review: Chapters 12 and 16; DWT chapter 12, Android Sensors, Android Touchscreen.  
17 May 7 Exam 3 in the Testing Center at 8:30 AM  
    *From Designing With the Mind in Mind PDF