Course syllabus

Interaktionsdesign, grundkurs
Interaction Design, Basic Course

MAMA15, 7,5 credits, G1 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2017/18
Decided by: PLED C/D
Date of Decision: 2017-04-03

General Information

Main field: Technology.
Compulsory for: C2
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The student shall acquire an overview of the multi-disciplinary area interaction design with a focus on the usability-oriented design process. The students will, through a mix of theory and practice, acquire skills to design usable interactive products and services.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Central areas of the course include:

Usability, User experience, Human factors, The design process, User studies, Usability goals, Conceptual design, Interaction techniques, Graphic design, Usability evaluation.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Written midtest, written exam and approved project. The final grades is based on the midtest, the exam and the project.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.

Code: 0111. Name: Project Work.
Credits: 2,5. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Approved project work
Code: 0211. Name: Written Examination.
Credits: 5. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Written exam


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: MAMN25

Reading list

Contact and other information

Examinator: Mattias Wallergård,
Course coordinator: Christofer Rydenfält,
Course homepage:
Further information: Compulsory parts: introduction lecture, workshop, project presentations, written report.