Designing the User Interface: Strategies for Effective Human-Computer Interaction, 6th edition

  • Ben Shneiderman, 
  • Catherine Plaisant, 
  • Maxine Cohen, 
  • Steven Jacobs, 
  • Niklas Elmqvist, 
  • Nicholas Diakopoulos

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Designing the User Interface introduces you to the dynamic field of human-computer interaction and user experience design. You'll learn practical principles and guidelines for developing high-quality interface designs that users can understand, predict and control.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780137503889

Subject: Digital Media

Category: Human-Computer Interaction

Table of contents

Brief Contents

Part 1. Introduction

  1. Usability of Interactive Systems
  2. Universal Usability
  3. Guidelines, Principles, and Theories

Part 2. Design Processes

  1. Design
  2. Evaluation and the User Experience
  3. Design Case Studies

Part 3. Interaction Styles

  1. Direct Manipulation and Immersive Environments
  2. Fluid Navigation
  3. Expressive Human and Command Languages
  4. Devices
  5. Communication and Collaboration

Part 4. Design Issues

  1. Advancing the User Experience
  2. The Timely User Experience
  3. Documentation and User Support (a.k.a. Help)
  4. Information Search
  5. Data Visualization

Afterword. Societal and Individual Impact of User Interfaces

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