Week Assignments Monday Wednesday Studio
Jan 11–15 A1 Needfinding (group)
due next studio (Jan 21-22)

Studio preferences & team signups
Signups due Wednesday Jan 13
Introduction (PPT) Design Discovery (PPT)
Tom Kelley, The Perfect Brainstorm, Excerpt from The Art of Innovation
Holtzblatt & Beyer, Contextual Design (Ch 3)
Optional: Holtzblatt & Beyer, Contextual Design. In: The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed.
Design Project 0
Jan 18–22 A2 POV, HMW, Experience Prototypes (group)
due next studio (Jan 28-29)
MLK, Jr. Holiday (No Class) Define (PPT)
The Discipline of Teams, by Katzenbach and Smith, Harvard Business Review
Listen: Invisible Women, 99% Invisible, Episode 363 (31 minutes)
Presentation A1

POV Development
Jan 25–29 A3 Website (group)
due Wednesday Mar 10

A4 Concept Video (group)
due next studio (Feb 4-5)
Ideate (PPT)
Early Customer Research by Tom Eisenmann
Watch: Working in Teams (0:56), Tina Seelig, Stanford Technology Ventures Program
Watch: Team Composition (2:33), Kathleen M. Eisenhardt, Stanford Technology Ventures Program
Concept Videos (PPT)
Watch: Ways to Create Ecosystems (5:43), Sharon Vosmek, Astia
Watch: Ways of Working (5:50), Sue Siegel, GE
Presentation A2
Feb 1–5 A5 Low-fi Prototype and Test (group)
due next studio (Feb 11-12)
Exploration (PPT) Early Stage Prototyping (PPT)
"Involving Customers with Iterative Design" (Ch 4) from The Design of Sites by van Duyne, Landay, and Hong
"Making a Paper Prototype" (Ch 4) from Paper Prototyping by Carolyn Snyder
Watch & Critique Concept Videos
Feb 8–12 A6 Medium-fi Prototype (group)
due Monday, Feb 22
CS147 Film Festival (PPT) Designing the Future: Early and Future Visions of HCI (PPT)
As We May Think by Vannevar Bush
Tools For Thought (Ch 9), Engelbart Demo
Listen and Read: Of Mice and Men, 99% Invisible, Episode 149 (21 minutes)
Presentation A5
Feb 15–19 Presidents' Day (No Class) Visual Information Design (PPT)
Watch Scott Klemmer’s HCIOnline lectures:
Visual Design Exercise
Feb 22–26 A7 Heuristic Evaluation (individual)
due Wednesday Feb 24

A8 Hi-fi Prototype (group)
Midway due Wednesday Mar 10
Prototype due Wednesday Mar 17
Writeup due Saturday Mar 20
Heuristic Evaluation (in class HE exercise) (PPT) Human Abilities (PPT)
"Cognitive Aspects in Interaction Design", pages 66-99 from Interaction Design, 3rd Edition by Rogers, Sharp, & Preece
Listen: Wait Wait... Tell Me!, 99% Invisible, Episode 369 (36 minutes)
A9 Heuristic Evaluation
Mar 1–5 Conceptual Models and Interface Metaphors (PPT)
"The Psychology of Everyday Things" (Ch 1) from The Design of Everyday Things by Donald Norman
1) Usability Testing
2) Midterm Review
Project Work, Feedback, Midterm Questions
Mar 8–12 A10 Poster and Pitch Slide (group)
Draft due Monday Mar 15
Final due Monday Mar 17
Midterm (take-home, timing TBD) TBD Guest Lecture
Design Patterns (PPT)
The Design of Sites by van Duyne, Hong, & Landay:
TBD: One modern Design Patterns Reading
Presentation A8 Midway,
Project Work
Mar 15–19 Smart Interfaces for Human-Centered AI (PPT)
Readings TBD
Guest Lecture and/or Work on Project in Class 30-second Pitch and Demo Practice (group)

Project Expo (6:30-9:30PM) online
Final Due Items
Students are required to attend the project expo on Friday Mar 19 at 6:30-9:30 online. Final writeups are due Mar 20