VIKMA14 Information Service, Interface and Interaction Design

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
PhDr. Petr Škyřík, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Tomáš Štefek (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
PhDr. Petr Škyřík, Ph.D.
Division of Information and Library Studies - Department of Czech Literature - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Alice Lukavská
Supplier department: Division of Information and Library Studies - Department of Czech Literature - Faculty of Arts
Fri 12:00–13:40 D22
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of the subject is to present basics of the publication Human-centered design to students. After successful completion of course, student can: - apply theoretical and practical knowledge of design thinking into process of product or service innovation - use tools and methodology of design thinking
  • Design thinking contains several steps. Students follow each of them:
  • I. Empathize - desk research, interview and observing is done here.
  • II. Synthesize - personas, empathic maps and point of views are build here.
  • III. Ideate - students use brainstorming as creative tool for generating new ideas.
  • IV. Prototype - prototype and its evaluation and testing is done during this phase. V. Business modeling - team creates and presents Lean Canvas
  • VI. Pitch - students prepare presentation of their work.
  • VII. Feedback- students get feedback and learn how to evaluate whole project.
    required literature
  • RAWSTHORN, Alice. Zdravím, světe : jak design vstupuje do života. Translated by Petr Eliáš. Vyd. 1. Zlín: Kniha Zlin, 2014. 331 s. ISBN 9788074732263. info
    not specified
  • LUPAČ, Petr. Za hranice digitální propasti : nerovnost v informační společnosti. Vydání první. Praha: Sociologické nakladatelství (SLON), 2015. 260 stran. ISBN 9788074192319. info
  • GLEICK, James. Informace : historie, teorie, záplava. Translated by Jan Kašpar. 1. vyd. v českém jazyce. Praha: Argo, 2013. 396 s. ISBN 9788025709016. info
  • POLAINE, Andrew, Lavrans LØVLIE and Ben REASON. Service design : from insight to implementation. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Rosenfeld Media, 2013. xiv, 202. ISBN 9781933820330. info
  • LIDWELL, William, Kritina HOLDEN and Jill BUTLER. Universal principles of design : 100 ways to enhance usability, influence perception, increase appeal, make better, design decisions, and teach through design. Gloucester: Rockport Publishers, 2003. 216 s. ISBN 1592530079. info
Teaching methods
- field practice
Assessment methods (in Czech)
- účast na výjezdním semináři - prezentace dílčích úkolů - písemný test
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
General note: Výjezdní seminář k předmětu se uskuteční v termínu 30. 11. - 2.12. 2018 v RS Křižanov.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018.
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