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Web Usability

LVA-Nr.: 573.002
Klassencode: 575WQUEWUSK10
Stunden: 1,00
ECTS: 1,50
Abhaltung: jährlich
Anmeldung: KUSSS


Students understand the importance of usability as part of web design. They know the interdisciplinary process and work-flow of Usability Engineering and the most important usability methods and tools. They develop skills in efficiently applying them in web (re)design projects. They are able to evaluate and measure web pages in terms of usability. Students have a basic knowledges of the concept, guidelines, techniques and tools for web accessibility and are able to include accessibility into the usability engineering process.

  • Definition of term and domain Usability
  • Related disciplines and interdisciplinary approach
  • The Usability Engineering Process
  • Guidelines, methods and tools in Usability Engineering
  • Basic concepts and importance of HCI
  • Contributions of Cognitive Psychology
  • Web Accessibility
  • Examples and applications
  • Presentation
  • Further reading
  • Discussion
  • Evaluation and test of Web-Pages
  • (Re)Design of web pages in practice
Criteria for Evaluation
  • Attendance
  • Contributions
  • Exam
  • Quality of practical work
Study Material
  • Handout
  • up to date literature
German or English (on demand)