Glossary Term:

Task

Task

The set of activities undertaken in order to achieve a specific goal.

Note 1: These activities can be physical, perceptual and/or cognitive.

Note 2: While goals are independent of the means used to achieve them, tasks describe particular means of achieving goals.

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Source

ISO 9241-11 (2018) Ergonomics of human-system interaction — Part 11: Usability: Definitions and concepts
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