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as of 6/20/2019

USABILITY ENGINEERING
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Melbourne - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectComputer Science
Number & Suffix: 130
Full UC Title: USABILITY ENGINEERING 
Transcript Title: USABILITY ENGR 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course explores how we can design useful, usable, and satisfying information and communication technologies. Usability is now a vital part of the IT industry for both work and leisure and can be seen in the design of tablets, aircraft cockpits, business software, car navigation devices, and many other technologies. This course teaches students concepts and techniques integral to creating usable systems. These include contextual analysis of human activities; principles for designing usable human computer interactions; styles of user interfaces; and methods to evaluate the usability of new designs. Students also learn relevant theories underpinning these techniques including aspects of human cognition and the theory of natural design. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: USABILITY ENGINEERING 
Partner University Department: Computing and Information Systems 
Partner University Course Number: INFO30004