DH2632 Human-Computer Interaction, Research Seminars 3.0 credits

Människa-datorinteraktion, högre seminarier

The student take part in the research seminars at the HCI-group, read literature, use a reflection diary and write a report and discuss connections to their education as well as their upcoming masters thesis.

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Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

During the course the student take part in a number of research seminars held in the HCI-group at KTH. Before each seminar the student read articles and book chapters that have been distributed. After each seminar the student writes 1 page in a reflection diary. A final report building on the notes from the reflection diary and describing a connection to own previous studies as well as the coming master thesis work is included.

Intended learning outcomes *

During the course the student shall show that she can:

  • read and critically review research reports,
  • relate ongoing research to own education,
  • reflect upon ongoing research and further develop thoughts around own masters thesis work.

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

DH1620/DH2620 Human-Computer Interaction, basic course.


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Material som delas ut inför varje seminarium.

Examination and completion

Grading scale *

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Examination *

  • INL1 - Assigment, 3.0 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, 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.

Other requirements for final grade *

One page reflection for each of the 6 seminars plus 
final report (INL1; 3 hp).

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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Kristina Höök

Further information

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EECS/Human Centered Technology

Main field of study *

Computer Science and Engineering

Education cycle *

Second cycle

Add-on studies

To be discussed with the course leader.


Kristina Höök, e-post: khook@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.

Supplementary information

In this course, the EECS code of honor applies, see: