4.569J / CMS.834J / CMS.634J
Designing Interactions — Rethinking the retail experience

Prerequisites: 
Permission of instructor
Enrollment: 
Limited to 12

Explores the future of mobile interactions and pervasive computing, taking into consideration design, technological, social and business aspects. Discusses theoretical works on human-computer interaction, mobile media and interaction design, and covers research and design methods. Students work in multidisciplinary teams and participate in user-centric design projects aimed to study, imagine and prototype concepts illustrating the future of mobile applications and ubiquitous computing. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments.