Evaluating Interactive Solutions

Dates: 29 Nov, 30 Nov 2023 | 9am-5.30pm | Classroom Learning

Duration: 2 Days

Course Overview

This course covers both qualitative and quantitative evaluation methods for user interfaces and interactions. It will include both rapid evaluation techniques such as heuristic evaluations, paper prototyping, and wizard of oz evaluations, as well as more rigorous controlled studies. It will also teach both qualitative and quantitative analysis techniques including thematic analysis and statistical tests.

This course is part of Professional Certificate in User Interface and Interaction Design.

Course Objectives

The course provides the participant with the knowledge and skills to:

  • Oversee the conduct of usability testing to validate user interfaces and interactions
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of user interfaces and interactions in meeting user needs and requirements
  • Analyse the effectiveness of UI designs based on performance indicators and propose recommendations
  • Analyse results of UI evaluations for user interface and user experience (ui/ux) optimisation

Who Should Attend

UI Designer


Must have taken and passed:

  • Introduction to UXD course and
  • Designing for Experiences by crafting appropriate Cognitive, Social and Motional Events” course Or
  • Required years of experience in UI Design related roles and/or customer/client-facing roles: 1 year.

English proficiency: Good

Has a strong interest in improving user interface and interaction for customers.

Hardware and Software Applications

Laptop is required. 

Software: Jamovi, Google office suit (doc, slides, excel)

Course Convener

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ccccc Zhao Shengdong

Assoc Prof Zhao ShengdongAssoc Prof Zhao Shengdong

What Our Participants Say

“This course enables me to learn about designing a prototype and conducting contextual interview. Very good insight and learning experience for me.”
– Kelly Kwa

“Very engaging and useful course. Highly recommended for my colleagues to join in the future.”
– Lee Yng

“The programme was a great crash course to allow me to learn how to do useability testing and also to evaluate other team’s work.”
– Hui Lin

“Great course with a lot of resources on how to learn more about user’s issues and gather valuable insights to design a suitable app for them.”
– Xinyi

“Fun class with engaging content and lovely TA!”
– Joy Li

Course Fees

Singapore Citizens
39 years old or younger
40 years old or older
Singapore PRs
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
International Participants

Total Nett Programme Fee Payable, Including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes

Participants must fulfill at least 75% attendance and pass all assessment components to be eligible for SSG funding.

This course is eligible for Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP). NTUC members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) under UTAP. NTUC members aged 40 and above can enjoy higher funding support up to $500 per individual each year, capped at 50% of unfunded course fees, for courses attended between 1 July 2020 to 31 December 2025. Please click here for more information.

To enquire, email soc-ace@nus.edu.sg

To register, click Register

Course Codes
TGS-2022011478 (Classroom Learning)
TGS-2022011492 (Synchronous e-learning)

Course Fee Breakdown

Singapore Citizens

Singapore Citizens

39 years old or younger

Singapore Citizen

40 years old or older
Singapore PRs
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
International Participants