Perceptions on interaction design in Malaysia

Idyawati Hussein, and Esmadi Abu Abu Seman, and Murni Mahmud, (2009) Perceptions on interaction design in Malaysia. In: 3rd International Conference on Internationalization, Design and Global Development (IDGD 2009), 19-24 July 2009;, San Diego, California.

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-02767-3_40

Abstract

Even though researchers have introduced Human Computer Interaction (HCI) methodologies, since 1980's, Malaysia's user interface is still considered inadequate. Despite being aware of the importance of usable design, several non-technical issues have more significant influence towards poorly designed user interfaces in Malaysia. This paper reports the findings of a study of interaction design and/or any HCI methodologies in practice among Malaysian companies for software design and computer-related design development. The research involved senior Information Communication Technology (ICT) managers and focused on the application developers, whose job descriptions and responsibilities vary. The study used semi-structured interviews and a focus group study to uncover the current perceptions of people involved in ICT project development. The findings serve as a pointer to the Malaysian government and stakeholders towards the improvement of user interface design. © 2009 Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

Item Type:Conference Paper (UNSPECIFIED)
Uncontrolled Keywords:HCI, Interaction design, Malaysia, Practices, Usable design
Subjects:?? QA75.5-76.95 ??
Divisions:SCHOOL > Labuan School of Informatics Science
ID Code:2326
Deposited By:IR Admin
Deposited On:15 Mar 2011 17:32
Last Modified:30 Dec 2014 14:35

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