DES221 Introduction to Interaction & UX Design - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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DES221 Introduction to Interaction & UX Design

This course will introduce you to the concepts of User Interface (UI), User Experience (UX) and Interaction design together with the codes, tools, skills and standards required to create effective interactive media for online environments. 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. You will also learn HTML5 and CSS writing, search engine optimisation and critical communication skills.

Course detail

Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
  • Online: Semester 1
Student contribution band
Band 2B
Tuition fee
2.2B: Visual & Performing Arts, Graphic & Design, Prof Pathway
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Course outline

DES221 Course Outline Semester 1, 2021 (PDF 81KB)

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