Course DescriptionUser Experience Design is challenged and inspired by new developments in laptops, tablets, mobile devices, and wearables. This course introduces the concept of device-centric design. Topics include cultural anthropology; app design; cross-cultural preferences in device usage; cultural norms; screen dimensions; and input device preferences. Projects will involve creating mobile-specific environments; adaptive and responsive layouts; mobile-first philosophy; grid usage; predictive device changes; Android/iOS guidelines; and Microsoft.
Course OutlineThis course introduces the concept of device-centric design, in response to new developments in laptops, tablets, mobile devices, and wearables.