Selected Topics in HCI


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


The student must gain knowledge in selected topics within human-computer interaction (HCI) in theory or practice. Topics may include but are not limited to:

  • concepts, methods and techniques within selected topics in interaction design
  • concepts, methods and techniques within selected topics in usability evaluation or user experience


  • be able to accurately and in-depth explain issues, theory, methods, results and conclusions within HCI
  • be able to apply theories and methods to solve a specific problem
  • critically relate to theories and methods within HCI


  • be able to use the concepts, techniques and methods to understand a given problem and to design and / or evaluate a specific system

Type of instruction

The type of instruction is organised in accordance with the general instruction methods of the programme, cf. ยง 17.

Extent and expected workload

It is expected that the student uses 30 hours per ECTS, which for this activity means 150 hours



Name of examSelected Topics in HCI
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Additional information

Contact: The Study board for Computer Science at or 9940 8854

Facts about the module

Danish titleUdvalgte emner inden for HCI
Module codeDSNDATFK114
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionDanish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Computer Science
DepartmentDepartment of Computer Science
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design