Human-Computer Interaction (INFO3315)


This is a course in HCI, Human Computer Interaction, with a focus on web-based Computing. It introduces the key aspects of HCI and web-based system design.

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Further unit of study information


Lecture 2 hrs/week; Laboratory 2 hrs/week.


Through semester assessment (50%) and Final Exam (50%)


Hartson, Rex, and Pardha S. Pyla./The UX Book: Process and Guidelines for Ensuring a Quality User Experience./2012//

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Assumed knowledge

Background in programming and operating systems that is sufficient for the student to independently learn new programming tools from standard online technical materials. Ability to conduct a literature search. Ability to write reports of work done.

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.