Week Assignments Monday Wednesday Studio
Sep 26-30 A1 Needfinding (group)
due next studio (Oct 6-7)

Studio Preference Form
due Wed, Sep 28 @ 5PM

Student Conflict Form
Introduction (PPT) Design Discovery (PPT)
Optional: Holtzblatt & Beyer, Contextual Design. In: The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed.
Design Project 0
Oct 3-7 A2 POV, HMW, Experience Prototypes (group)
due next studio (Oct 13-14)
Define (PPT)
The Discipline of Teams, by Katzenbach and Smith, Harvard Business Review
Listen: Invisible Women, 99% Invisible, Episode 363 (31 minutes)
Ideate (PPT)
Early Customer Research by Tom Eisenmann
Watch: Working in Teams (0:56), Tina Seelig, Stanford Technology Ventures Program
A1 Presentation

POV Development
Oct 10-14 A3 Website (group)
Checkpoint due in studio Nov 3-4
due Wed Nov 30

Web Workshop
Learn how to create your websites

A4 Concept Video (group)
due next studio (Oct 20-21)
Concept Videos (PPT)
Watch: Ways to Create Ecosystems (5:43), Sharon Vosmek, Astia
Watch: Ways of Working (5:50), Sue Siegel, GE
Optional Watch: Experience Prototypes Tutorial by Former Head TA Kristina Inouye (23 mins)
Exploration (PPT)
A2 Presentation

Task Definition
Oct 17-21 A5 Low-fi Prototype and Test (group)
due next studio (Oct 27-28)

Figma Basics Workshop (Recording)
Saturday, Oct. 22
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: The danger of a single story, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, TEDGlobal 2009
Work on Video with your team (Landay OOO)
Watch & Critique Concept Videos

Sketching & Storyboarding
Oct 24-28 A6 Medium-fi Prototype (group)
due Monday, Nov 7

Design Systems Workshop (Recording)
Saturday, Oct. 29
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CS147 Film Festival (PPT) Visual Information Design (PPT)
Watch Scott Klemmer’s HCIOnline lectures:
A5 Presentation

Sketching Activity

Visual Design Exercise
Oct 31-Nov 4 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)
Human Abilities (PPT)
"Learning From Design Critiques" by Fowler and Haskins
"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)
Half-way Review with Outside Experts
Nov 7-11
due by studio (Nov 10-11)
A7 Heuristic Evaluation (individual)

Midway due by studio week 9 (Dec 1-2)
Video demo due by Wed week 10 (Dec 7)
Complete due by studio week 10 (Dec 8-9)

Writeup due Sunday Dec 11
Heuristic Evaluation (with in-class exercise) (PPT) Conceptual Models and Interface Metaphors (PPT)
"The Psychology of Everyday Things" (Ch 1) from The Design of Everyday Things by Donald Norman

due Friday, Nov. 11 @ 11:59pm
Nov 14-18 None Usability Testing (PPT)
Midterm Review (PPT)
Midterm Project Group Work
Nov 21-25
Thanksgiving (No Class)
Nov 28-Dec 2 A10 Poster, Pitch, Demo Video (group)
Draft due Mon., Dec. 5
Final due Wed. Dec. 7
Design Patterns (PPT)
The Design of Sites by van Duyne, Hong, & Landay:
Guest Lecture: "Design in Industry", Irene Au, Khosla Ventures
A8 Presentation

A11 Report Draft Due

Project Group Work
Dec 5-9
Guest Lecture: Kayur Patel, Apple
AI and ML and HCI
30-Second Pitch and Demo Practice

Project Expo from 6-9 PM
Final Due Items
Students are required to attend the project expo in the evening on Friday, December 9 (6-9 pm). Final writeups are due Sunday, December 11 @ 11:59pm.