IT8002 - Advanced Topics in Human-Computer Interaction


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 100/100 1 semesters A

Course content

Basic theory and research issues related to user centric design, interaction design and human-computer-interaction.

Learning outcome

The course covers selected topics at doctoral level and is adapted individually according to the candidates' need for width and depth in his/her plan for academic training.

A. Knowledge:
The candidate's methodological and technological skills will be strengthened within Human-Computer Interaction. The content should be in the forefront of its field and provide a basis for the candidate's analytical and / or constructive work. Specific knowledge goals for each implementation is specified and approved by IEs-FU.

B. Skills:
The candidate will be trained to actively use the course's topics in analytical and / or constructive work and is encouraged to take a critical attitude to established knowledge in the field. Specific skill goals for each implementation is specified and approved by IEs-FU.

C. Competence:
As far as applicable, the candidate shall be able to put the course topics into a broader technological, economic / business and social context.
The candidate must be familiar with ethical issues related to the topics.
Specific expertise goals for each implementation is specified and approved by IEs-FU.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and Colloquia. An individual paper on an HCI topic.

Compulsory assignments

  • Colloquia

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

To be announced.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Doctoral degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

No.of lecture hours: 2
No.of specialization hours: 10

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Interaction Design
  • Informatics
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science



Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 100/100 A

Submission 2020-12-20

Submission 23:59

Room Building Number of candidates
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