Publications by Marco Pretorius

The following is a list of research publications by Dr Marco Pretorius:

Year Authors Title and Reference
2013 Ruth de Villiers
MARCO PRETORIUS
Evaluation of a Collaborative Learning Environment on a Facebook Forum. The Electronic Journal of Information Systems Evaluation (EJISE). Volume 16, Issue 1. June 2013. pp. 56-70. Journal. Available at: EBSCO Host Connection
2012 MARCO PRETORIUS A Methodology to Institutionalise User Experience in a South African Provincial Government. Doctoral Thesis, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa.Download: Marco-Pretorius-PhD-Thesis (File type: PDF. File size: 7.9 MB)
2012 MARCO PRETORIUS
André P. Calitz
The South African User Experience Maturity Status for Website Design in Provincial Governments. Proceedings of the 12th European Conference on eGovernment. Institute of Public Governance and Management ESADE Barcelona, Campus Sant Cugat, Barcelona, Spain. 14-15 June 2012. pp. 589-599.Available at: EBSCO Host Connection
2012 Ruth de Villiers
MARCO PRETORIUS
Academic Group and Forum on Facebook:  Social, Serious Studies or Synergy? 6th European Conference on Information Management and Evaluation. University College Cork. 13-14 September 2012.Available at: EBSCO Host Connection
2011 Stefan Pretorius
MARCO PRETORIUS
The contribution of usability to the self-help enrolment system at Unisa. Progressio. South African Journal for Open and Distance Learning Practice. Vol 33 No 1, 2011.Available at: Sabinet
2011 MARCO PRETORIUS
André P. Calitz
The Contribution of Eye Tracking to Brand Awareness Studies. Fifth International Business Conference (2011). 26-30 September 2011. Turtle Bay, Mauritius.
2011 MARCO PRETORIUS
André P. Calitz
The Use of Focus Groups to Improve an e-Government Website. The 3rd Symposium of Web Society. 26-28 October 2011. Port Elizabeth, South Africa.Available at: IEEE
2010 MARCO PRETORIUS
André P. Calitz
The Development of a Usability Methodology Incorporating Eye Tracking for Developing Countries. Fourth International Business Conference (2010). 12-14 October 2010. Victoria Waterfalls, Zambia.Download: IBC 2010 Usability Methodology paper (File type: PDF. File size: 649 KB)
2010 MARCO PRETORIUS
Helene Gelderblom
Chimbo Bester
Using Eye Tracking to Compare how Adults and Children Learn to Use an Unfamiliar Computer Game. Annual Conference of the South African Institute of Computer Scientists and Information Technologists (SAICSIT 2010). 11-13 October 2010. Forever Resorts Warmbaths, Bela-Bela, South Africa.Available at: ACM Digital Library
2010 MARCO PRETORIUS
Judy van Biljon
Estelle de Kock
Added Value of Eye Tracking in Usability Studies: Expert and Non-expert Participants. World Computer Congress 2010: 2nd IFIP International Human-Computer Interaction Symposium. 20-23 September 2010. Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Australia.Available at: Springer Link
2010 André P. Calitz
MARCO PRETORIUS
Chris Adendorff
The Contribution of Eye Tracking in E-Commerce Web Site Usability Evaluations. 22nd Annual Conference of the Southern African Institute of Management Scientists (SAIMS 2010). 12-15 September 2010. Mpekweni Beach Resort, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
2010 MARCO PRETORIUS
Judy van Biljon
Beyond the haves and have-nots. E-Skills Summit 2010. Cape Town, South Africa. 26-28 July 2010.Download: E-skills 2010 paper (File type: PDF. File size: 392 KB)
2010 MARCO PRETORIUS
Judy van Biljon
Learning management systems: ICT skills, usability and learnability. Journal. Interactive Technology and Smart Education, Vol. 7 Iss: 1, pp.30 – 43.Available at: Emerald
2009 MARCO PRETORIUS
André P. Calitz
Bronwin James
Added value of usability and eye tracking techniques in design evaluations for expert and non-expert user interfaces. Third International Business Conference. 16-17 September 2009, Zanzibar Beach Resort, Zanzibar.
2009 MARCO PRETORIUS
Judy van Biljon
Website usability evaluation: Reliability of questionnaires in the South African context. 11th Annual Conference on World Wide Web Applications. 1-4 September 2009, Port Elizabeth, South Africa.Available at: ZA-WWW
2009 André P. Calitz
MARCO PRETORIUS
Darelle van Greunen
The Evaluation of Information Visualisation Techniques Using Eye Tracking5th Annual International Conference on Computing and ICT Research – ICCIR’09, 2-5 August 2009, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda. Key note paper.
2009 Judy Van Biljon
MARCO PRETORIUS
Usability of learning management systems:  Do Information and communication technology skills widen the gap? IADIS International Conference e-Commerce 2009 Algarve, Portugal.
2009 Estelle de Kock
Judy Van Biljon
MARCO PRETORIUS
Usability evaluation methods: Mind the gap. Annual Conference of the South African Institute of Computer Scientists and Information Technologists (SAICSIT 2006). 13-14 October 2009, Riverside Hotel and Conference Centre, Vaal River.
2006 MARCO PRETORIUS
André P. Calitz
Darelle van Greunen
The Value of Eye Tracking in Information Visualisation Interface Evaluations. South African Computer Journal (SACJ).
2005 MARCO PRETORIUS  The Added value of Eye Tracking in the Usability Evaluation of Network Management Tools. Magister Scientiae. Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. Port Elizabeth. South Africa.
2005 MARCO PRETORIUS
André P. Calitz
Darelle van Greunen
The Added Value of Eye Tracking in the Usability Evaluation of a Network Management Tool. Annual Conference of the South African Institute of Computer Scientists and Information Technologists (SAICSIT 2005), White River, Mpumalanga.Best paper award.Available at: ACM Digital Library
2005 MARCO PRETORIUS
André P. Calitz
Darelle van Greunen
The Contribution of Eye Tracking to the Usability Evaluation of Network Management Tools. Southern Africa Telecommunications Networks and Applications Conference (SATNAC) 2005, Champagne Resort, Drakensberg, KZN.
2004 MARCO PRETORIUS
André P. Calitz
Darelle van Greunen
An Investigation into Eye Tracking and its Application in Usability Evaluation of Network Management Tools. Southern Africa Telecommunications Networks and Applications Conference (SATNAC) 2004, Spier, Cape Town.

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