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GUI Design for Windows
This two day workshop focuses on Design Course Imagedeveloping the practical skills required to create highly usable applications for GUI environments including Microsoft Windows NT, 95 and 98. Having attended the workshop, delegates:

  • Understand the basic factors that determine the usability and effectiveness of an application
  • Are able to apply user centered design techniques to the design, implementation and evaluation of applications
  • Are aware of the latest trends and technologies that are being used in the design of user interfaces.

Who Should Attend 
The workshop is designed for anyone who is involved in the design or implementation of GUI applications.  Delegates should be familiar with one of the Microsoft GUI environments.  The workshop focuses on design techniques rather than coding and implementation issues.

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Understanding Usability
  • Good and Bad Usability

Designing for Usability

  • User Centered Design
  • User Profiles
  • Usage Scenarios and Task Profiles
  • Prototyping
  • Evaluation

High Level Design

  • Conceptual Design
  • Metaphors
  • Structure & Navigation
Detailed Design
  • Usability Principles
  • Interaction Design
  • Window Structures
  • Menus and Interaction
  • Forms
  • Dialog Boxes
  • Wizards
  • Feedback techniques

Visual Design

  • Colour
  • Fonts
  • Icons
  • Layout

Exotica

  • Active Desktop
  • Style Guides

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