User Experience Design

User Experience Design
User experience design techniques and best practices including requirements analysis, usability studies, prototyping methods, evaluation techniques, and cognitive, social, and emotional theories.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 4.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesTECH 112
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining IT&C 255
Course Outcomes: 

Empathetic understanding of users

Explain the significance and benefits of an empathetic understanding of users in systems design

Users and environments

Analyze users and their environments for the purpose of designing to meet their needs

Analyze the user experience

Describe and analyze cognitive, social and cultural aspects of the user experience. Incorporate these into new user interface designs

HCI best practices in diverse fields

Describe and analyze user interfaces for best-practice user interface approaches, including diverse form factors and accessibility issues

Design and implement UIs

Design and build user interfaces in an iterative prototyping process

Professional Communication

Create and present a professional presentation including appropriate visuals and videos


Work effectively with a team on a significant project