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The Cognition of Interaction: Examining the Psychology of Interaction and Usable Designs

  • Presentation
  • User Experience
  • 02. November
  • 17:00 - 17:45 o'clock (CET)
  • Channel D | Online
  • finished
  • Presentation Slides
  • Prof. Dr. Kirk St.Amant

    Prof. Dr. Kirk St.Amant

    • Louisiana Tech University

Takeaways

This presentation examines psychological factors affecting how individuals interact with designs. The presenter reviews cognitive processes influencing how users transition from one interface, page, or site to another when interacting with a design and related usability expectations for interactive contexts. Attendees will learn how to identify and address such expectations when designing technical communication products.

Content

The psychological factors influencing how individuals interact with designs when transitioning from one interface, page, or site to the next and how to research and design for such expectations.

Prior knowledge

No prior knowledge of topic needed.

Speaker

Prof. Dr. Kirk St.Amant

Prof. Dr. Kirk St.Amant

  • Louisiana Tech University
Biography

Kirk St.Amant is a Professor and Eunice C. Williamson Endowed Chair in Technical Communication at Louisiana Tech University. He is also the Director of the University’s Usability Studies Research Center and its Center for Health and Medical Communication.