Please note this module descriptor is indicative of the structure of this course and may be subject to change.
The module involves the design and evaluation of multimedia interfaces designed for delivery via the web to ensure usability for defined user groups. It includes empirical evaluation and practical work in the development of novel interface solutions.
The module covers the Human Factors background to usability issues related to the design and evaluation of multimedia interfaces for a wide variety of applications including areas such as websites, immersive museum exhibits, games, training scenarios, marketing campaigns etc., designing for diversity in user populations including anthropometry and accessibility, practical prototyping and evaluation studies including both quantitative and qualitative methods and industry standard reporting techniques for these.
A student passing this module should be able to:
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