How to plan, conduct, and summarize usability tests?

Summaries and Questions

Sep 24 Class One-Minute Summaries

Weekly Quiz

Weekly Review Quiz due Sep 30

Presented Slides

Usability Testing | PDF (Propose Changes to these Slides on SFU GitLab)

Supplemental Materials

Rocket Surgery Made Easy by Steve Krug: Usability Demo

Required Reading

Supplemental Readings

Usability Testing
An evaluation method where participants try to complete certain tasks using a specific system.

Usability Test Surveys
Post-session usability test surveys which have been shown to be valid and reliable.

Usability Test Tasks
Creating effective tasks for observational usability tests.

Informal (Guerilla) Usability Testing
A rapid and less rigorous approach to conducting usability testing.

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