Empirical Research Methods for Human-Computer Interaction

CHI 2024 Course (in-person) – Course #8

I. Scott MacKenzie

(with Janet Read and Matt Horton)

Last update: 2/5/2024

This is the web site for the above-noted CHI course.


This is a two-unit in-person course, tentatively scheduled as follows:

Date: Wednesday, May 15
Time: Morning (2 units)
Room: 323B

Course Survey

Please take a moment to complete the course survey. Here's the link:



Here are some downloads of interest:

  • Course Description → the original course description as submitted in the "call for courses"
  • Course Slides → the course PPT slides (will be updated slightly as the course approaches)

The downloads below will be posted after the course. These relate to the in-person user study conducted during the course.

  • Experiment results → Excel spreadsheet with data, etc., from the in-class experiment
  • EntrySpeed.txt → text file with data for the ANOVA for in-class experiment
  • Handout → MS/Word file with procedure for in-class experiment
  • GoStats → web site to download GoStats; see "Quick Start"
  • EntrySpeedAnova.R → R script to do the ANOVA (same as GoStats)


If you have any comments or questions, please get in touch.

Scott MacKenzie
email → mack@yorku.ca
home page → https://www.yorku.ca/mack
course text → https://www.yorku.ca/mack/HCIbook2e/