DH2626 Interaction Design 1 15.0 credits

Interaktionsdesign 1

Offering and execution

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters

Course information

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

This course builds on a large project where the students will apply theories and methods for user centred interaction design. This task implies that the students mainly work in project groups with studio based learning.

Intended learning outcomes *

In the course the student will present ability in:

  • analyzing practice (needs and opportunities)
  • criticize a given problem and explore a design space
  • chose among different user centred design methods
  • work with and develop prototypes for the design process different stages
  • reflect on prototypes                                    
  • develop parallel solutions for design of a given situation
  • motivate and criticize design decisions
  • integrate, compare and relate theory and practice,
  • act independently, use theories, generalize results from project to other situations and stakeholders.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

Single course students: 90 university credits including 45 university credits in Mathematics or Information Technology. Swedish B or equivalent and English B or equivalent.

Recommended prerequisites

One of the courses DH1620 Human-Computer Interaction, Introductory Course and DH2620 with the same name.


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Will be announced, on the website of the course, at the latest four weeks before the start of the course.

Examination and completion

Grading scale *

P, F

Examination *

  • PRO1 - Project, 15.0 credits, Grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

In this course all the regulations of the code of honor at the School of Computer science and Communication apply, see: http://www.kth.se/csc/student/hederskodex/1.17237?l=en_UK.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ylva Fernaeus

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web DH2626

Offered by

CSC/Media Technology and Interaction Design

Main field of study *

Computer Science and Engineering

Education cycle *

Second cycle

Add-on studies

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Ylva Fernaeus, e-post: fernaeus@kth.se

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.