Introduction to Interaction Design (11655.1)
|Level:||Level 1 - Undergraduate Introductory Unit|
Band 1 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020) Band 2 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021) Band 2 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
|Faculty:||Faculty of Arts and Design|
|Discipline:||School of Design and the Built Environment|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2021 Semester 1 DR Ben ENNIS BUTLER (Ph: +61 2 62012167 ) ONLINE 2021 Semester 1 DR Ben ENNIS BUTLER (Ph: +61 2 62012167 ) ON-CAMPUS 2021 Winter Term DR Ben ENNIS BUTLER (Ph: +61 2 62012167 ) ON-CAMPUS
UC - University of Canberra College, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2021 UC College Trimester 3 MR James YOUNG (Ph: +61 2 62015121 ) ON-CAMPUS
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The aim of this unit is to provide students with an applied introduction to interaction and user-centered design. This will be achieved through the development of web-based prototypes that combine both theoretical concepts and practical methods. Students will learn how the principles of user-centered design are integral in the development of any form of interactive media. The unit will explore the role of the web as a tool for developing methods, skills and techniques that are transferable across a wide range of mediums. The practical application of these techniques will see students be required to learn basic coding through which to demonstrate the application of new skills and knowledge.
After successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Recognise principles of interaction and user-centered design;
2. Identify methods, skills and techniques used in the production of interactive prototypes; and
3. Create interactive web-based prototypes using semantic HTML and CSS and communicate the design intent with rationale.
Three hours of on-campus lectures and studio based interactive learning activities (problem based learning) per week.
Basic knowledge of image creation software.
11043 Introduction to Interaction and User-Centred Design.
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