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100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 9 hours to complete

Suggested: 3 weeks, 2-3 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: Chinese (Simplified), Portuguese (Brazilian), Russian, English, Spanish

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Input

4 videos (Total 51 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
Modeling Human Input20m
From Fingers to Screen12m
Character Study14m
1 reading
Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Fitts' Law10m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Search & Navigation

3 videos (Total 54 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
Finding, Filtering and Foraging19m
Dan Russell, Director of Search Quality at Google16m
1 reading
Slides10m
Week
3
4 hours to complete

Gestural Interfaces

3 videos (Total 23 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
3 videos
Don Norman Introduces Gestural Interaction pt 26m
Bimanual Input10m
1 reading
Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Cumulative Quiz15m
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Top reviews from Input and Interaction

By PMMar 23rd 2017

Very important course of the Interaction Design specialization. Nicely crafted assignments. You will add value to the company you are working for by taking up this course. Amazing faculty!

By NWFeb 22nd 2017

a very interesting course for anyone who enjoys simple easy to use systems and tools themselves. The last assignment was a great example of the practical applicability of this course

Instructor

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Scott Klemmer

Professor
Cognitive Science & Computer Science

About University of California San Diego

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About the Interaction Design Specialization

You will learn how to design technologies that bring people joy, rather than frustration. You'll learn how to generate design ideas, techniques for quickly prototyping them, and how to use prototypes to get feedback from other stakeholders like your teammates, clients, and users. You'll also learn principles of visual design, perception, and cognition that inform effective interaction design....
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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