Today's designers must envision compelling ways to facilitate rich interactive experiences. This course introduces the latest tools, techniques, and technologies used by leading agencies to develop world-class user experiences. Topics include conducting user research, developing user personas and scenarios, information architecture, system and user interface design, prototype creation, and usability testing and analysis. Students develop and present a single comprehensive project for their portfolio that includes usability research and design mockup. For technical requirements click here.
Prerequisite: Familiarity with a software that can be used to create wireframes, such as InDesign, Illustrator, Powerpoint, OmniGraffle or Axure.