Lectures 2009

Each week is listed with lecture title, slides (if available) and date (which links to a page containing the details on the assigned readings and another link to the slides)


Definite:


    * Course Introduction/ Picking Problems (slides: F09) (Tue 25-Aug)

    * Project Intro and Background / Project Idea Brainstorming (slides: F09) (Thu 27-Aug)

    * About HCI Research (slides: F09) (Tue 1-Sep)

    * Picking a Research ProblemOutlining your ideas (slides: F09) 1 page problem statement due (more info here) (Thur 3-Sep)

    * Writing a good proposal/paper (slides: F09)  (Tue 8-Sep)

    * Project Proposal Presentations (Thu 10-Sep, 1507 NSH) Individual Written Proposal Due Today

    * Faculty Proposal Presentations (Tue, 15-Sep) -- Two faculty speak about the theme (Laura & Matt). Fill out argument boxes while they talk

    * Discussion [bring your argument boxes] (Thu, 17-Sep) [CHI PAPERS DUE TODAY]

    * IRB (Slides: F09) (Tue, 22-Sep) IRB certificate due today; Teri Reiche from IRB present

    * Group Proposal Presentations (Thu, 24-Sep) -- bring your project mentors! Group Written Proposal Due 9/22

    * Class Cancelled (Tue, 29-Sep) 

    * Literature Surveys (Missy Harvey [slides & etc]) [JEN AWAY AT GRACE HOPPER] (Thu, 1-Oct)

    * Multidisciplinary Project Presentation Zimmerman & Dey IRB for group project due to me Today (Tue, 6-Oct)

    * About Interdisciplinary Research (slides: F08; F09) / discussion of zimmerman & dey presentation (Thu, 8-Oct) Topics include how work from different areas is brought together, what's different about publishing in different areas, disciplinary perspectives, etc.

    * IRB panel  (Tue, 13-Oct, 1507 NSH, run by Teri Reiche; BRING 3 copies of FINAL IRB for review TO CLASS)

    * Discussion of IRB panel results/Fellowship application editing (Thu, 15-Oct) Graduate Funding Application Essay due

    * The Advisor/Advisee Relationship (Tue, 20-Oct) Lit Survey References (so far) due

    * Career Panel (Thu, 22-Oct) [Eric Paulos & Jen Mankoff]

    * How to write a paper (slides: F08) / Group Project Lit Survey Due to Partner group (Tue 27-Oct)

    * Lit Survey critique (Partners: bring your summary (argument box format) + 3 weakness & 3 strengths ) (Thu, 29-Oct)

    * Multidisciplinary Project Presentation Kraut & Aleven* (Tue, 3-Nov) [ELECTION DAY]

    * One on Ones with groups Thu, 05-Nov)

    * Time Management (Slides: F09 [next year TRY VERY HARD to put this on a thursday]) (Tue 10-Nov)

    * Plagiarism, authorship, and other ethical issues (slides: F08/09) (Thu, 12-Nov)

    *  (Tue, 17-Nov) [JEN AWAY AT BECC]

    * Mock PC meeting (Thu 19-Nov, run by Scott Hudson (guest PC Chair)) [JEN AWAY AT BECC]

    * Critiques [Make a list of everything you disagree with for the other groups to pick amongst and respond to in their writeup] (Tue, 24-Nov)

    * THANKSGIVING (Thu 26-Nov No Class Meeting)

    * Career options [revisit of paulos lecture -- combine next year?] / Time management revisit (Tue, 1-Dec)

    * Debriefing (Thu, 3-Dec)

    * 12/10 1-4 Project Final Presentations (NSH 3002)