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COMP401
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COMP413
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COMP414
Carrier and ISP Networks

COMP418
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COMP421
Machine Learning Algorithms

COMP423
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COMP424
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COMP426
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COMP427
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COMP432
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COMP436
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COMP439
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COMP440
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COMP442
Web Search: Technical and Social Issues

COMP443
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COMP448
Developing Mobile Applications

COMP450
Location-Based Systems as Context-Aware Systems

COMP452
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COMP453
Extremely Parallel Programming

COMP455
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COMP456
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COMP460
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COMP477
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COMP439A Usability Engineering

15 Points

This paper covers the design and evaluation of interactive computer systems with a focus on users and usability. Topics covered include: designing and performing user studies, ethnography, automated usability evaluation and ethical issues involved in studying human-computer interaction.

See the COMP539 outline for more details.

Pre Requisite Papers
Three 300 level Computer Science papers including
COMP325 Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction

Restricted Papers
COMP425/525 Topics in Human-Computer Interaction

Corresponding Papers
COMP539 Usability Engineering

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