Assignment 5: 10 Usability heuristics

Due: Sunday, 30 October 2022, 11:59 PM

A. Get familiar with ten usability heuristics for user interface design. Refs:

  • 10 Usability Heuristics for User Interface Design, available online:

  • Nielsen J. (1994) Usability Engineering, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers.

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B. Create your own example document: 

1. Select a digital service.

2. Get familiar with the services and review those utilizing the ten usability heuristics by Nielsen. Concerning each of the ten heuristics, find examples of good design solutions and potential usability problems.

3.Report your findings: Create your own document similar to “10 Usability Heuristics” in which you describe each heuristic in your own words and provide an example of a good design solution and a potential usability problem related to each heuristic (with descriptions and illustrations).