Contextual Task Analysis

Learn a step-by-step guide to contextual task analysis.

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In the lesson Usability Engineering Lifecycle Model, we introduced you to the concept of contextual task analysis and why it is significant. In this lesson, you will learn a step-by-step technique, which we are calling the sample technique, to perform contextual task analysis on the requirements we gathered from the user profiling technique.

Sample technique

This technique consists of 10 steps, but the whole process can be classified into three stages. These stages are:

  • Gather background information
  • Collect and analyze data from contextual observation/interviews
  • Construct current user task organization model

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