- Introduction to UX and Usability
- Psychology and Experience
- Principles of Visual Design
- User Research Methods
- User Research Analysis & Modelling
- User Scenarios & Experience Maps
- Information Architecture & Concept Ideation
- User Interface Design & Wireframes
- User Testing
- Audio/Video conferencing
- Chat Rooms
- Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
- Online assignment submission
- Podcasting/Leacture capture
- Standard Media
- Streaming Multimedia
- Web links
- Study guide
- Welcome letter
- Resources and Links
- Printable format materials
- Audio-Video streaming
- Online Assessment
Level 2 subjects normally assume an introductory level of prior knowledge in this area, e.g. from studying related Level 1 units or other relevant experience.
No special requirements
Understanding the profiles, needs and contexts of end-users is integral to designing an effective and engaging user experience. In this subject, students will learn fundamental principles of user-interface and user-experience design. Students will have the opportunity to apply these concepts to case scenarios in web, mobile, apps/games as well as other interactive experiences, including emergent digital technologies.
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- Assignment 1 - Presentation (45%)
- Assignment 2 - Case Study (25%)
- Assignment 3 - Project (30%)