A brief history of interface design

Punched Card ‘Computer’ (1960)
Full canvas where users can interact with the whole body.

“The design of interactive products and services, is one in which the designer’s focus goes beyond just product development. It also includes how the user interacts with it.”

“Interaction design is the creation of dialogue between a person and a product, system or service. This dialogue is both physical and emotional in nature and manifests itself in the interaction between form, function and technology experienced over time.”

(Interface design process based on Design Thinking)

“the method of creating an effective means of communication between a user and a system.”

First input and output devices. Example: The first mouse on a mac
  • effectiveness
  • efficiency and
  • satisfaction
Typical waterfall software design process
spiral software engineering methodology
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  • Stone, D., Jarrett, C., Woodroffe M. & Minocha, S. (2005). User interface design and evaluation.
  • Córdoba-Cely, C. (2013). The user experience: from utility to artifact. Iconofacto 9 (12), pp. 56–70.
  • Sommerville, I. (2011). Software Engineering (9th ed.).

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