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Design Thinking - Introduction to Usability Testing

Engineering
Free Course

Learn about usability testing, pitching and ensuring prototype fidelity during the design process.

  • Duration

    2-3 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL
Description Outcome Certification View course modules

Design Thinking - Introduction to Usability Testing that will teach you about usability testing, how to pitch a design and how to ensure prototype fidelity.

The course begins by introducing you to usability testing, how it should be carried out and who should be your usability testers. You will learn about debriefing and recording the results of your usability tests. You will also learn about what design freedom is and who should evaluate your design.

Next, you will learn about the importance of debriefing following the usability tests. You will learn about prototype fidelity and how it changes as the design progresses. You will learn about pitching your design and what a design rational is.

This course will be of great interest to professionals working in the areas of product and service design and who would like to learn more about testing, refining and pitching during the design process.

Having completed this course you will be able to: - Describe the importance of usability testing; - Explain why you should have users evaluate your design; - Explain design freedom and prototype fidelity; - Discuss why you should record your results from usability testing; - Explain the purpose of pitching your design; - and describe what a design rationale is.

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