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Area/Catalogue
GRAP 3010

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
105705

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Course aim

To develop students' knowledge of interaction design and usability focusing on research, analysis and evaluation methods as well as developing knowledge of design principles and heuristics for user centered design.

Course content

The students will develop knowledge of the principles and methods for usability and interaction design. Students will develop skills in user-centered research,design development and product evaluation used in practice to make products practical and easy to use. In addition students will develop high levels of expertise and skill in design simulation, development and communication via text, oral presentations, three-dimensional model making, CAD, hand drawing and graphic presentations.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
GRAP 2031 Human-Centred Design: Research and Analysis
GRAP 2033 Product Design Studio 4 (Materials, Processes and Sustainability)

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 2 hours x 12 weeks
Studio 6 hours x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Lecture 2 hours x 20 sessions
Studio 4 hours x 20 sessions

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Project 2700 words (equivalent) 30% N/A
Project 4500 words (equivalent) 50% N/A
Continuous assessment 1800 words (equivalent) 20% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Project 2700 words (equivalent) 30% N/A
Project 4500 words (equivalent) 50% N/A
Continuous assessment 1800 words (equivalent) 20% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Art, Architecture and Design
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Degrees this course is offered in

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