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Usability Module

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Usability Module
2014/15

Robert Griffin
To provide students with a theoretical and practical understanding of usability.
Specifically, the module should enable students to develop highly usable applications, to test the usability of applications, and to analyse applications from a user perspective

Robert.Griffin@iadt.ie
@RobGriffinIADT
http://robertgriffinblog.wordpress.com/
Agenda for Today
Welcome
Introductions
Resources
What is Usability and why should I care?
Plan for the duration of this module
Task
Contact Points
Resources
Robert Griffin on Sideshowbob

Recommended Book

Prezi: http://prezi.com/user/ RobGriffin
A good Podcast to Follow
https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/iterate/id447063932
Bloggs
http://usabilitygeek.com/
http://www.iterate.tv/
http://blog.invisionapp.com/

Loads more find some and recommend
What is Usability and why should I care?
Usability is the ease of use and learnability of a human-made object.
The object of use can be a software application, website, book, tool, machine, process, or anything a human interacts with.
Sometimes the experience is good:

Sometimes it's bad
What makes a user experience good or bad and how can I design usable applications?
In a nutshell
The Plan

Assessment
2 assignments one for me & one with Cyril
50% CA
50% Exam
Now a Task to get started

Go to my folder and open a Word Document called Usability Task 1
The following page caused a lot of confusion when tested.
Why do you think that is?
How would you design it?
How to do well in this module:

Attend
Participate
Keep on top of topics
Do your own reading
People on Twitter:
John Wood from iQContent @cogfric
@FastCoExist
@RichardLemon
@usabilla
@dannysullivan

The top 20 UX designers to follow on Twitter
http://www.creativebloq.com/web-design/20-ux-twitter-accounts-you-should-follow-912782



Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/iteratehq
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