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Software Atelier 2: Human-Computer Interaction


Santini S.

Course director

Abdalazim N. A. R.


Zanardi I.



The course introduces the concept of user-centered design to produce usable, useful and used tools. The different stages from ideation to paper prototyping and user-based evaluation are covered in theory and practice.


Goal of the course is to provide students with theoretical and practical knowledge of human-centered design of computing systems.

Teaching mode

In presence

Learning methods

Theoretical concepts will be provided through instructor-led lectures. Theory will be put to good use in practice, by letting students engage in group work to deliver a project, developed through progressive stages of design and prototyping.

Examination information

The final grade will result from the combination of the grades of group project activities as well as of individual assignments.