Survey of User Experience Design
Credit Fall 2021
08/23/2021 - 12/12/2021
T 14:00 - 14:55
T 14:55 - 16:40
12:30 - 2:00
Located in the Viscom Office Suite
4:00pm - 6:00pm
This online office meeting will take place in Bb Collaborate Course Room. See you class Bb site.
No textbooks are required for this course. To keep the content of this course as up-to-date as possible with industry changes, all required articles, videos, and materials will be available online or provided by the professor.
Instruction in the processes and methods used by members of the UX team to create products or services that satisfy users, and align with business goals. Survey trends in the UX industry.
This course introduces the student to concepts and skills related to UX Design, as well as the role of UX in the organization. Students will build the necessary knowledge base to further their understanding of what a successful career in the field of UX requires. Students will then be prepared to 1) evaluate whether or not UX Design (or a related discipline) is a viable career option for them, and 2) to pursue more advanced study in UX Design if they choose.
Student Learning Outcomes/Learning Objectives
Surveying the cross-functional disciplines that make up the user experience design role;
Evaluate interest in various specialties within the field of UX Design;
Applying research, interaction, and visual design techniques to create user-centered experiences;
Practice presentation skills such as storytelling, critique, and articulating design decisions based on design best practices.