ITM4300 User Interface Design and Usability

Course Overview

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Dr. Page Varnell

Course Description:

How can you ensure that your website is easily accessible by all age groups and users? Functional web site design using the principles of design in visual communication, and Human-Computer Interface (HCI) fundamentals will be the focus of this course. Students will learn the various types of usability evaluation, as well as design and critique web site interfaces.

How This Course Benefits Students:

As a leader, are your websites and web tools easily accessible and easily utilized by all stakeholders? The course provides practical experience for the student in the area of website design. Students will evaluate usability standards and websites, as well as, create sites of their own. Students will also evaluate the usability of other websites.

Why This Course Is Important:

Web interface design and usability skills are essential for businesses that market or sell products via the web. Web interface design and usability skills will allow students to share Gods word and love via the web.