Prototyping
Course code
IFI7180.DT
old course code
IFI7180
Course title in Estonian
Prototüüpide loomine
Course title in English
Prototyping
ECTS credits
4.0
approximate amount of contact lessons
32
Teaching semester
autumn
Assessment form
assessment
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
Vladimir Tomberg (inglise keel) tavaline kursus
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
The goal of the course is to introduce the process of designing, developing evaluation prototypes to students.
Brief description of the course
The course covers:
• Explorative, experimental and evolutionary prototyping
• Horizontal and vertical prototyping
• Low and high fidelity prototyping
• Design patterns
• Inspection and empirical evaluation methods
Independent work
Exploring different prototyping techniques.
Learning outcomes in the course
Students will:
• Be aware of different prototyping possibilities
• Be able to select adequate prototyping approaches
• Be aware of different prototype evaluation options
• Be able to apply adequate prototype evaluation methods
• Be ready to design, develop and evaluate different kinds of prototypes
Assessment methods
Assessment – Presentation of the results of prototyping project.
Teacher
Vladimir Tomberg
Study literature
Bill Buxton. 2007. Sketching User Experiences: Getting the Design Right and the Right Design. Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, USA.
Additional information
Students are required to attend all workshops and deliver the outcomes of all assignments.
Replacement literature
Saul Greenberg, Sheelagh Carpendale, Nicolai Marquardt, and Bill Buxton. 2011. Sketching User Experiences: The Workbook (1st ed.). Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, USA.