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Certificate in User Experience


UX Design is the process of designing (digital or physical) products that are useful and easy to use. It's about enhancing the user experience that people have while interacting with your product, and making sure they find value in what you're providing. Students will learn how to code and design the digital assets of a corporate, governmental, or non-profit entity. These assets include websites, apps, blogs, branded promotional material, and social media efforts. UX Designers and coders make about $35,000-$50,000 over average graphic design salaries.

 

The certificate consists of 15 hours and requires students to take:

  • AD 210 Software Studio for Designers
  • UX 320 User Experience Design (AD 210)
  • UX 330 Interactive Design (AD 210)
  • UX 340 Programming for Designers (AD 210)
  • UX 400 Advanced Interactive Design (AD 210, IXD 330, IXD 340)

 

Key Skills: Career Opportunities:
Coding UX Designer
Design Thinking UI Designer (User Interface)
Interactive Design Information Architect
Strategic Thinking Experience Designer
  Interaction Designer

 

For more information, contact:

Dr. Helen Sterk, Dept. Head

Department of Communication

270-745-3957


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 Last Modified 7/3/19