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.

  • Education cycle

    Second cycle
  • Main field of study

    Computer Science and Engineering
  • Grading scale

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

Course offerings

Spring 19 mdisemv19-1 for programme students

Autumn 19 mdisemv for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 19 P1 (1.5 credits), P2 (1.5 credits)

  • Application code


  • Start date


  • End date


  • Language of instruction


  • Campus

    KTH Campus

  • Tutoring time


  • Form of study


  • Number of places

    No limitation

  • Planned timeslots

    P1: G1. P2: B1, G2, J2. more info

  • Course responsible

    Kristina Höök <khook@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Searchable for all progammes from year 3 and for students admitted to a master programme.

  • Part of programme

Spring 20 mdisemv19-1 for programme students

Autumn 18 for programme students

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 main content

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.


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.


Material som delas ut inför varje seminarium.


  • INL1 - Assigment, 3.0, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

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.

Requirements for final grade

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

Offered by

EECS/Human Centered Technology


Kristina Höök, e-post: khook@kth.se


Kristina Höök <khook@kth.se>

Supplementary information

Course is given in English.

Add-on studies

To be discussed with the course leader.


Course syllabus valid from: Spring 2019.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.