Academic year(s): 2018-2019
SCOTCAT credits : 15
ECTS credits : 7
Level : SCQF Level 11
Availability restrictions: The module is available to all students enrolled on the MSc in Human Computer Interaction Programme. A ballot for students on other MSc programmes and final year MSci students wishing to take the module may be necessary due to lab equipment constraints.
Planned timetable: To be arranged.
This module studies methodologies in interaction design that are at the core of current practice for user interface engineering and application development. Students work towards creating designs of interactive systems that are based on human, group and organisation needs rather than on technical constraints. The module does not involve a great deal of programming.
Pre-requisite(s): Undergraduate - before taking this module you must pass CS2002 and (pass CS2001 or pass cs2101)
Weekly contact: 2 lectures, 3 practicals and 1 tutorial.
Scheduled learning hours: 66
Guided independent study hours: 84
As used by St Andrews: Coursework = 85%, Presentation = 15%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 0%
Practical examinations : 15%
Re-assessment: No Re-assessment available