UX Certificate Structure

Required Courses (three)

  • Human Factors and the User Experience
  • Usability Testing
  • Managing a User-Centered Development Process

Elective Courses (choose any six)

Design Courses:

  • Designing for Accessibility
  • Designing the User Experience
  • Developing IA Deliverables
  • Information Architecture in Web Design
  • Prototyping for the User Experience
  • Sketching the User Experience
  • Sparking your Creative Juices
  • Think-Make-Show:  Methods that Drive Rapid Product Innovation
  • User-Centered Interface Design
  • Visualizing Information

User Research and Assessment Courses:

  • Beyond Usability: Developing a Comprehensive Understanding of User Experience
  • Ethnography for Work and Design
  • Field Methods and User Research
  • Managing a User-Experience Group
  • Measuring the User Experience
  • On the Go:  User Experience for Mobile Devices
  • Research 2.0: New Insights Through Technology and Social Media
  • Usability Inspections
  • Usability Testing
  • User Experience Boot Camp (five-day course)
  • User and Task Analysis

Courses on Human Behavior and the User Experience:

  • Creating Persuasion and Influence in Organizations
  • Human Factors and Usability Frameworks for Medical Device Design
  • Human Factors and the User Experience
  • Internationalization and the User Experience