IS 320 Human-Computer Interaction

3 credits

Addresses the practical principles and guidelines needed to develop high quality interface designs for interactive systems, specifically ones that users can understand, predict, and control. The course covers theoretical foundations of human-computer interaction and design processes such as expert reviews and usability testing. Students will assess design considerations with respect to how humans act and react when confronted with a variety of interfaces, with balanced emphasis on mobile devices, Web, and desktop platforms.

Prerequisites: A grade of "C-" or better in IS 201