What you'll learn
- How to design a mobile app using practical UX skills and HCI theory.
- Only an interest in how we shape technology and it shapes us
You will learn a practical ux skillset to create a mobile app and think about ways to extend this using social media and big data. You will learn that we are all social psychologists and designers because of the world we live in. And, at the end of the course you will be able to design and speak with confidence about the interaction between people and the increasingly complex computer systems our modern culture demands, thus becoming an agent for change, yourself.
Who this course is for:
- Students who want practical UX skills and HCI theory
Ruth Stalker-Firth, PhD (EPFL), began lecturing human-computer interaction back in 2001 and over the years has also taught web technologies, cognitive science, IT security and biometrics. She has worked as a web designer, UX consultant and programmer, and written software for bridge monitoring, engineering plants, steel rolling mills, exhibition centres and architectural firms. She blogs about her experiences on her website which gets over 1.3 million hits a year.