HCDE 517 Readings

There are two required textbooks for this course. Readings from these books will be assigned weekly. Details are on the course Schedule page.

These books are available from the UW Bookstore and also can be accessed without charge from the UW Library online at the links indicated below.

Other books you may find useful, although there are no assigned readings from them:

  • Courage, Catherine, and Kathy Baxter. 2004. Understanding Your Users: a practical guide to user requirements methods, tools, and techniques. San Francisco, CA: Morgan Kaufmann Publishers.
  • Goodman, Elizabeth, Mike Kuniavsky, and Andrea Moed. 2012. Observing the User Experience: a practitioner’s guide to user research. Waltham, MA: Morgan Kaufmann.

Required supplemental readings can be downloaded below and are also referenced from the Schedule page.