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DESN Courses - Graduate Level

554./454. Technologies for Hybrid Design (3)

Prerequisites: Graduate student in Design or consent of instructor.
Design of physical objects, environments and experiences that generate, employ or are otherwise integrated with digital information.
Letter grade only (A-F). (6 hours laboratory) Course requirements for technology hardware and software are available on the department web site.

555./455. Computer Aided Graphics III (3)

Prerequisite: Graduate student in Design or consent of instructor.
Application of advanced techniques in computer-aided audiovisual multi-media, illustration, rendering, image manipulation and composition. Focus on multidisciplinary designs for 2D and 3D forms, virtual, physical and hybrid environments for user experience design.
Letter grade only (A-F). (Online, Hybrid or 6 hours laboratory) Course requirements for technology hardware and software are available on the department web site.

570. Applied Design in Contemporary Society (3)

Prerequisites: Graduate student in Design or consent of instructor.
Applications of advanced analytical and professional-level skills to the communication media of contemporary society. Emphasis on individual research in context while creating original content for communication contemporary design media.
Letter grade only (A-F). (3 hours seminar)

581./481. Designing for User Experiences (3)

Prerequisites: Graduate student in Design or consent of instructor.
Application of theories, research methods, ethics, and design processes of UX (user experience) design. Students will research, develop, and test UX designs. Design strategies will be discussed as they apply to physical, virtual, and hybrid solutions.
Letter grade only (A-F). (Online, Hybrid or 6 hours laboratory) Course requirements for technology hardware and software are available on the department web site.

582./482. Research Methods for Inclusive UX Design (3)

Prerequisite: Graduate student in Design or consent of instructor.
Advanced application of theories, research methods, ethics, and design processes of inclusive UX (user experience) design. Research, development, and testing of UX designs for non-traditional user groups. Design will be discussed as they apply to physical, virtual, and hybrid solutions.
Letter grade only (A-F). (Online, Hybrid or 6 hours Laboratory) Course requirements for technology hardware and software are available on the department web site.

583./483. Data and Technologies of Human Interaction Design (3)

Prerequisite: Graduate student in Design or consent of instructor.
Technology skills for non-programmers by managing and processing complex visual information. Students will synthesize quantitative and qualitative data through a series of workshops, and develop digital research skills and technology to enhance human-centered, technology-augmented design.
Letter grade only (A-F). (3 hours seminar) Course requirements for technology hardware and software are available on the department web site.

 


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