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Kaitlyn M. Roose

Ph.D. Student in Applied Cognitive Science and Human Factors

Topic: Gamers' Interactions in Virtual Environments

Psychology and the Brain

Video games are developed and designed with gamers in mind. The best interfaces utilize both psychological and human factors knowledge to ensure the gamer can navigate the environment. This topic addresses the input from multiple fields (i.e. psychology) and explains how they integrate into an effective user interface. 

Assignment # Assignment Title Assignment Due Date Document
1 Topic Selection January 18th, 2017 N/A
2 Evaluation Assignment 1- Website & Personas February 1st, 2017 Eval #1
3 Evaluation Assignment 2- Heuristic Eval February 20th, 2017 Eval #2
4 Topic Paper March 10th, 2017 Topic Paper
5 Topic Lecture Slides March 15th, 2017 Topic Paper Slides
6 Evaluation Assignment 3- Usability Test Schedule March 22nd, 2017 N/A
7 Evaluation Assignment 4- Usability Test Plans April 10th, 2017 Eval #4
8 Evaluation Assignment 5- Usability Test Presentation April 24th, 2017 N/A;
9 Evaluation Assignment 5- Usability Test Presentation April 26th, 2017 Presentation 2
10 Evaluation Assignment 6- Usability Test Report April 30th, 2017 Final Usability Test