Heuristic Evaluation PBS News Hour

Tags: Usability Evaluation, Interaction Design, School Project

Time: 04/2016

Instructor: Kristen Kersh, Rob Brogan

Teammates: Dana MartensIntan Hannah Hazirah Abdul Halim, Eliza Bruce

Tools: Illustrator

Brief Intro:

Our team analyzed the usability problems of the PBS NEWS HOUR website in ten aspects: Visibility of system status; Match between system and the real world; User control and freedom; Consistency and standards;  Error prevention; Recognition rather than recall; Flexibility and efficiency of use; Aesthetic and minimalist design; Help users recognize, diagnose, and recover from errors; Help and documentation.