IT 5235/5235H – Advanced Web Interfaces
Previously IT 4235 Problems in Web Applications
This course provides an introduction and application of human-computer interaction theories to web-based applications. It covers the evaluation of user interfaces using various techniques including heuristic evaluation and user testing. For graduate students a significant research project will be assigned as a culminating experience.
A ‘C’ or better in IT 3130 – Web Application Design and Development I
A ‘C’ or better in IT 3132 – Web Software
On completion of the course, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate knowledge of human computer interaction theories.
- Demonstrate an understanding of HCI design principles.
- Demonstrate an understanding of HCI evaluation methodologies.
- Apply HCI principles to web applications.
- Contribute appropriately to collaborative project assignments and case analysis.
- Identify and evaluate new HCI methodologies and approaches.
- Apply HCI principles and methodologies to international user interfaces and web application.
Rationale for Inclusion
Advanced course work that builds on the fundamental course work to provide depth.