DES221 Introduction to Interaction & UX Design

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DES221 Introduction to Interaction & UX Design


This course will introduce you to the concepts of User Interface, Interaction and User Experience design together with the codes, tools, skills and standards required to create effective interactive media for the online environment. You will learn the critical relationships between varying interface and interaction design elements. These elements include: ideation; wireframing; prototyping; information architecture; user scenarios and usability testing; HTML5 and CSS writing; rationale writing and pitching; and search engine optimisation.

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Semester of offer: *
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
Student contribution band:
Band 1
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

DES221 Course Outline Semester 1, 2018 (PDF 771KB) Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

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