657/679 – Seminar: Sustainable HCI - HS 2015

Seminar: Sustainable HCI

Course description

This reading- and discussion-based seminar will explore the research areas of Sustainable HCI and Sustainable Interaction Design (SID). It will cover the relationship between technology and environmental sustainability, and touch on related areas such as health and social justice. Readings will focus on how sustainability can be taken into account when designing technology, and how novel technology can be used to support and encourage sustainable behaviors on the part of users.