Short Title:User Experience Design
Full Title:User Experience Design
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:UEXP H4000
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Computer Science
Module Delivered in 7 programme(s)
Reviewed By:FINBARR FEENEY
Module Author:ENDA LEE
Module Description:Improve the users' experience by making applications more accessable and easy to use.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Discuss the role of human psychology for user interface design
LO2 Discuss the methodologies used in the research and design of user interfaces.
LO3 Critically evaluate user interface prototypes based on standard techniques.
LO4 Design and build a UI prototype based on best practice techniques.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Project Conduct user research, then design and build a UI prototype - related to other project work 1,2,3,4 25.00 Week 6
Continuous Assessment Evaluate a UI prototype using methods such as clickstream analysis, A-B testing, etc. 2,3 25.00 Week 11
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3 50.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Lectures 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Lab Practical work related to the module 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 4.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
This module has no Part Time workload.
 

Module Resources

Recommended Book Resources
  • Prof David Benyon 2013, Designing Interactive Systems: A comprehensive guide to HCI, UX and interaction design, 3 Ed., Pearson [ISBN: 1447920112]
  • Ben Shneiderman, et al. 2017, Designing the User Interface, 6 Ed., Pearson [ISBN: 1292153911]
  • Bottlenecks: Aligning UX Design with User Psychology 2017, Bottlenecks: Aligning UX Design with User Psychology, Apress [ISBN: 1484225791]
  • Ben Coleman, Dan Goodwin 2017, Designing UX - Prototyping, SitePoint [ISBN: 0994347081]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_KACTM_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing with Information Technology Management 8 Elective
TA_KCITM_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing with Information Technology Management - Year 4 ( Add on) 8 Elective
TA_KACOS_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing with Software Development 8 Elective
TA_KCOSD_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing with Software Development - Year 4 ( Add on) 2 Elective
TA_KITMG_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) IT Management (add On) 8 Elective
TA_KACOD_B Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computing with Data Analytics 8 Elective
TA_KCODA_B Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computing with Data Analytics (Add-On) 2 Elective