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Accessibility and user experience - ACC.060

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND COMMUNICATION SCIENCES
Open for application
1 ECTS

MODULE TYPE: SDG11

MODULE DESCRIPTION

The module introduces the very basics of user experience evaluation in the context of human-technology interaction. These are described through concrete evaluation cases, that demonstrate how special characteristics of certain user groups may affect, and need to be taken into account in, the evaluation design. The examples consist of field studies conducted with special user groups, such as individuals with developmental disabilities, visually impaired users, physically disabled users, and children.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

After completing the module, the student will  be aware of the most basic techniques employed to evaluate interactive applications, be aware that not all methods are suitable as such to be used with different kinds of user groups  and  be able to consider items requiring extra attention when designing accessible user experience evaluations.

 

Module level: Advanced

Degree level: Master

Language: English

Study mode: Online

SDG11 Theme:

ECTS: 1

Semester: All

Starting date: May 2021

Finishing date: The course must be completed before 31 July 2021.

Enrollment period: The last day to apply 5 July 2021. 

Additional information: This course is studied independently online and at your own pace.

University

Tampere University

Participation info

The admission is currently possible for learners from ECIU partner universities. Please fill this form to apply: https://www.service4mobility.com/europe/BewerbungServlet?identifier=TAMPERE17&kz_bew_pers=S&kz_bew_art=IN&aust_prog=ECIUMM&sprache=en

If you have any questions about applying, please contact mobility.tau@tuni.fi.