Checking date: 10/07/2020

Course: 2020/2021

Interactive ecosystems
Study: Bachelor in Management and Technology (351)

Coordinating teacher: DIAZ PEREZ, MARIA PALOMA

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
CB1, CB2, CG4, CG6, CT3, CT5, CE15 RA1, RA2, RA4
Description of contents: programme
1. Human centered informatics and interaction ecologies 2. Paradigms, styles and principles of interaction 3. Ubiquitous computing and IoT, social and collaborative computing 4. Creativity and design 5. Participatory and people-centered design 6. Design thinking techniques: problem framing, divergent and convergent design 7. Prototyping and evaluating interactive ecosystems 8. User experience 9. Group project
Learning activities and methodology
AF1, AF2, AF3 MD1, MD2, MD3
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 20
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 80
Basic Bibliography
  • Kim Goodwin and Alan Cooper. Designing for the digital Age. Wiley. 2009
Recursos electrónicosElectronic Resources *
  • Paloma Diaz, Ignacio Aedo, Andrea Bellucci y Teresa Onorati · Interactive Systems :
Additional Bibliography
  • Amy J. Ko . Design methods. Creative Commons License ( 2018
  • Bill Moggridge. Designing Interactions. MIT Press. 2007
  • Eric von Hippel. Democratizing Innovation. MIT Press. 2005
  • Lars-Erik Janlert and Erik Stolterman. Things that keep us busy. MIT Press. 2017
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The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.