CIS 4930/5100: Human-Computer Interaction

Section 4953/8947

Spring 2010

CSE 220, MWF 7th period

Professor: Benjamin Lok

Office: CSE Room E342

Email: lok@cise.ufl.edu  (Put HCI in the subject)

 

Office Hours:

         Wednesday 8th period

         Friday 8th period

         By appointment (email)  

 

TA: Shayan Javed (sjaved@ufl.edu)

 

Office Hours:

         Tuesday 8th period

         Thursday 8th period

Class

January: (Chapter 1, 2)

6th - course intro, syllabus, human computer interaction (chapter 1)

8th - human computer interaction (chapter 1)

11th Project #1 Assigned, human computer interaction (chapter 1)

13th NetBeans IDE talk by Shayan Javed

15th How to Conduct a User Study, Media Equation (from: http://www.stanford.edu/class/symbsys100/mediaeq.pdf) reading assigned

18th NO CLASS - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

20th How to Conduct a User Study

22th  How to Conduct a User Study, Media Equation quiz, reading: -Automatically generating user interfaces  Gajos http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1294211.1294253&coll=Portal&dl=GUIDE&type=series&idx=SERIES301&part=series&WantType=Proceedings&title=UIST&CFID=2019144&CFTOKEN=12350598

25th Media Equation, Guidelines, Principles, and Theories

27th Guidelines, Principles, and Theories, Project #1 - Part A due

29th Guidelines, Principles, and Theories, Quiz on Automatically Generating User Interfaces. New reading: The performance of touch screen soft buttons

http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1518750&coll=ACM&dl=ACM&CFID=72661549&CFTOKEN=84843950&ret=1#Fulltext

February:

1st FIEA talk on Playtesting by Ron Weaver, Project #1 - Part B due

3rd Guidelines, Principles, and Theories

5th - Guidelines, Principles, and Theories, Quiz on Performance of Touch Screen Soft Buttons. New Reading: Mouse 2.0

8th Video: TED Talk by Sendhil Mullainathan, TED Talk by Pranev Mistry, Direct Manipulation and Virtual Environments, Project #2 Assigned

10th - Direct Manipulation and Virtual Environments

12th - Direct Manipulation and Virtual Environments

15th Direct Manipulation and Virtual Environments

17th Introduction to Virtual Environments,

19th Introduction to Virtual Environments,Project 2 Part A Due, Quiz on Mouse 2.0, New Reading: Real-time Robust Body Part Tracking for Augmented Reality Interface

22nd Interaction Devices (Chapter 9), Midterm Assigned

24th Augmented Reality Introduction by Dr. Yong Ho Hwang

26th Interaction Devices, Quiz: Real-time Robust Body Part Tracking for Augmented Reality Interface

March:

1st Interaction Devices,

3rd Interaction Devices

5th Midterm Due

6th-13th SPRING BREAK

15th Evaluating User Interfaces

17th Project 2 Part B Due Presentation format

19th NO CLASS

22nd - Evaluating User Interfaces (teacher: Brent Rossen), reading: volume intersection

24th NO CLASS, Project 3 Assigned

26th - Evaluating User Interfaces, Quiz on: volume intersection, New reading assigned: AR Dashboard

29th - Evaluating User Interfaces

31st - Evaluating User Interfaces

April

2nd NO CLASS, report due on AR Dashboard, New reading assigned: PenLight

5th Evaluating User Interfaces, Project 3 Part A due

7th Discussion on NATAL, Milo, and Virtual Humans

9th Command and Natural Languages, Quiz: PenLight, New reading assigned: Eye-tracking

12th Command and Natural Languages

14th Command and Natural Languages

16th Quiz: Eye-tracking

19th PRESENT FINAL PROJECTS

21st PRESENT FINAL PROJECTS

 

http://delivery.acm.org.lp.hscl.ufl.edu/10.1145/1680000/1670295/p203-jung.pdf?key1=1670295&key2=3471335621&coll=GUIDE&dl=GUIDE&CFID=76556863&CFTOKEN=52520947

Project files: Sample IRB and Consent Form, sample projects page

SyllabusShould I take this course?

 

Lectures

Introduction to Human Computer Interaction (Chapter 1)

Guidelines, Principles, and Theories (Chapter 2)

Evaluating User Interfaces (Chapter 4)

Direct Manipulation and Virtual Environments PDF (Chapter 6)

How to Conduct a User Study (not in book)

Media Equation (not in book)

Virtual Environments (Introduction, Output Devices) (not in book)

Interaction Devices (Chapter 9)

Command and Natural Languages (Chapter 8)

 

HCI Links

HCI Bibliography - http://www.hcibib.org/

Professor Gregory Abowd on how to design questionnaires (http://www.cc.gatech.edu/classes/cs6751_97_winter/Topics/quest-design/)