A case study in user interface design

Welsh, Jim and Toleman, Mark (1989) A case study in user interface design. In: Annual Ergonomics Society of Australia Conference (CHISIG 1989), 23-24 Nov 1989, Melbourne, Australia.

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User interface choices are vital to the success of software use by skilled users, such as software engineers themselves. This paper presents a case-study of some significant user-interface choices made in the design of language-based editors for software development at the University of Queensland, and discusses the difficulties perceived in their validation.

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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
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Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - Department of Information Systems
Date Deposited: 22 Jan 2011 06:14
Last Modified: 04 Sep 2013 05:07
Uncontrolled Keywords: user interfaces; design
Fields of Research : 08 Information and Computing Sciences > 0806 Information Systems > 080602 Computer-Human Interaction
08 Information and Computing Sciences > 0806 Information Systems > 080608 Information Systems Development Methodologies
08 Information and Computing Sciences > 0803 Computer Software > 080309 Software Engineering
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970108 Expanding Knowledge in the Information and Computing Sciences
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/9417

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