Design, evaluation, and prototyping of user interfaces for a variety of computing devices will be covered. This course focuses on user-centered design for interfaces that promote usability, interactivity, and accessibility. A range of interface types will be considered to include those for desktop applications, Web applications, mobile devices, turnkey systems, and others as technology continues to advance. Design and prototyping projects will be included. Evaluation techniques will be applied to existing interfaces and those created by students as part of this course.
Prerequisites: CITA 210, or permission of the instructor
3 credits (3 lecture hours), fall semester