Intimidated by conducting your own usability study? This session will give you the tools you need to conduct effective usability tests whether your participants are in the room or in a different country. The session includes practical techniques to successfully plan, prepare, and conduct your test and activities to help you become more confident with the entire process of usability testing. Finally, you’ll get tips on how to get the most useful results from your study.
Participants will also learn about:
Types of usability testing and required vs. optional resources
Recruiting and scheduling usability tests
Non-disclosure and consent forms and their purposes
Techniques for interacting with test participants
Current usability testing issues of interest (e.g. testing internationally, moderated vs. un-moderated, etc.)