Summaries and Questions

Oct 4th Class One-minute Summaries

Presented Slides

User Research (Download slides as PDF)

Supplemental Materials

What People Are Really Doing Video

Required Reading
Supplemental Readings

Contextual Inquiry
Observing participants in their own environment performing their actual work.

Empathy Maps
A simple tool to better understand people using a product or service.

Interviews
A conversation where an interviewer asks a series of questions to one or more interviewees.

Job Stories
An approach to task analysis that is inspired by Jobs To Be Done.

Proto-Personas
Hypothetical persons, where each one represents a specific type of user.

Surveys
A data collection tool to gather responses to a series of questions.

Task Analysis
Task analysis is the decomposition of how tasks are currently performed.

User Research
The process of learning about the audience for your system or product.

Still wanting more? Explore the UX Techniques Guide or the course Resources.




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