HI 6309 Healthcare Interface Design
This course covers topics of user interface design for health information systems, medical devices, consumer health web sites, and other healthcare related systems. Students will have the opportunity to learn the fundamental principles of human-computer interaction and human factors and learn how to apply them to real world problems through class projects. The focus is on learning why user-friendly interfaces can greatly improve work productivity and enhance the quality of health care without radically changing the underlying technology.
Access to the Internet, personal computer, consent of instructor
Upon successfully finishing this course, you will master the fundamental phenomena in health interface design and learn how to evaluate existing user interfaces and design new human-centered interfaces applying related theories, principles, methodologies, and techniques.