A Design Science Framework for Designing and Assessing User Experience

  • Sisira Adikari
  • Craig McDonald
  • John Campbell
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6761)


User Experience is a well recognized factor in design and evaluation of artifacts in Human-Computer Interaction. There are many user experience models reported in the literature to reflect this status. Techniques and instruments for managing user experience are still not sufficient. In this paper, we discuss design science research and important user experience models reported in the literature and propose an integrated design science framework for designing and assessing user experience. We also present the results of an experimental study to validate our proposed framework and the instrument employed.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sisira Adikari
    • 1
  • Craig McDonald
    • 1
  • John Campbell
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Information Sciences and EngineeringUniversity of CanberraAustralia

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