publication . Thesis . 2013

Evaluation of the usability of constraint diagrams as a visual modelling language: theoretical and empirical investigations

Fetais, Noora;
Open Access English
  • Published: 23 Oct 2013
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
This research evaluates the constraint diagrams (CD) notation, which is a formal representation for program specification that has some promise to be used by people who are not expert in software design. Multiple methods were adopted in order to provide triangulated evidence of the potential benefits of constraint diagrams compared with other notational systems. Three main approaches were adopted for this research.\ud The first approach was a semantic and task analysis of the CD notation. This was conducted by the application of the Cognitive Dimensions framework, which was used to examine the relative strengths and weaknesses of constraint diagrams and conventi...
Subjects
free text keywords: P0098, Q0350, QA76
Related Organizations
Download from
Powered by OpenAIRE Research Graph
Any information missing or wrong?Report an Issue