Type of Credibility

Week Four – Activity Presumed Credibility The Edith Cowan University Website is an example of what can be considered as Presumed, because the website is used for a University with the attached domain name …edu.au. http://www.ecu.edu.au/ Surface Credibility Surface sites are pages that aesthetically pleasing at first notice, rather than depending on the url. An example of this…

Consistency in Everyday Life

Week Two – Question Two / Activity All over the world the male and female toilet signs are consistent.(Figure 1) No matter the individuals first language the use of a symbol makes it easy for people to know which door to use. Although the figures design varies the formalised layout stays constant. They usually consist…

What are Some Examples of Everyday Objects that Reduce Performance Load?

Week Three – Activity The first example of an everyday object that reduces the performance load is the very accessible laptop. (Figure 1) No matter the brand, each laptops function is to make the creating of documents and work easier, while allowing access to the internet. Prior to the design, individuals would have to use…

Aesthetic‐Usability Effect Examples

Week One – Activity Aesthetic-Usability Effect can be seen in everyday products. For example, the wrist watch; while the watch has a common attribute of telling time in easy motions of glancing at their wrist, when a design is more aesthetically pleasing the individual is willing to become better attached to the product and brand….