Study of GUI design convergence guideline for the users of aged generation

고령화 세대의 스마트폰 사용자를 위한 GUI 디자인 융복합 가이드라인 연구

  • Jeon, In-Kyu (Dept. of Digital Image and Contents, Dongguk Graduate School) ;
  • Chung, Jean-Hun (Dept. of Digital Image and Contents, Dongguk Graduate School)
  • 전인규 (동국대학교 영상대학원 멀티미디어학과) ;
  • 정진헌 (동국대학교 영상대학원 멀티미디어학과)
  • Received : 2015.04.22
  • Accepted : 2015.07.20
  • Published : 2015.07.28


21st Century is getting into Super aging society worldwide basis. Among those population, silver(aged) generation users' physical condition, such as sight, hearing and body, is getting older, especially sight ability which processes 80% of input data, it requires us studying new smartphone GUI designs convergence for the elderly. In light of this social phenomenon, this study suggests smartphone GUI designs convergence guideline for the silver generation through the research of text, icon which are basic elements of smartphone GUI with proper visual attributes. I had inferred UX designs, expert group and evaluation categories from existing papers, related books and designed some displays for the survey. I also offered this guideline with the deep survey of 101 people over 65 years old.


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