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Readings for the Summer 2021 version of IAT-334Interface Design

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Andrew is not currently teaching IAT-334. This material is left online for reference only.

When are readings due?

Please try to complete readings before the lecture time slot, however, there will be time set aside in each lecture to complete each week's reading, should you need.

All readings are linked on Canvas with direct links provided below when possible.

Weekly reading list

All readings for the term, listed by week.

May 18 (Week 1)

Approximately 20 minutes of reading (4000 words):

Buxton, Bill & Buxton, William. (2007). "The Anatomy of Sketching (Chapter 9)." Sketching User Experiences. Elsevier Science & Technology.

May 25 (Week 2)

Approximately 13.5 minutes of reading (2700 words):

Krishna, Golden. (2015). "Screen-based Thinking: Let's Make an App! (Chapter 2)." The Best Interface Is No Interface. New Riders.

June 1 (Week 3)

Approximately 27.5 minutes of reading (5500 words):

Hall, Erika. (2013). "The Process (Chapter 3)." Just Enough Research. A Book Apart.

June 8 (Week 4)

Approximately 34 minutes of reading (6800 words):

Thomas, David Dylan. (2020). "Our Own Bias (Chapter 4)." Design for Cognitive Bias. A Book Apart.

June 15 (Week 5)

Approximately 47 minutes of reading (9400 words):

Sharon, Tomer. (2016). "Who Are the Users? (Chapter 2)." Validating Product Ideas. Rosenfeld Media.

June 29 (Week 7)

Approximately 16.5 minutes of reading (3300 words):

Walter, Aaron. (2020). "Designing for Humans (Chapter 2)." Designing for Emotion. A Book Apart.

July 6 (Week 8)

Approximately 34.5 minutes of reading (6900 words):

Akpem, Senongo. (2020). "Culturally Responsive Experiences (Chapter 5)." Cross-Cultural Design. A Book Apart.

July 13 (Week 9)

Approximately 31 minutes of reading (6200 words):

Perez-Cruz, Yesenia. (2019). "Communicating Your Brand (Chapter 3)." Expressive Design Systems. A Book Apart.

July 20 (Week 10)

Approximately 37.5 minutes of reading (7500 words):

Bowles, Cennydd. (2018). "Persuasive Mechanisms." Future Ethics. NowNext Press.

July 27 (Week 11)

Approximately 46 minutes of reading (9200 words):

Shedroff, Nathan and Noessel, Christopher. (2012). "Visual Interfaces (Chapter 3)." Make it So. Rosenfeld Media.

August 3 (Week 12)

No readings.