User Experience Design
2014 unit code: DIG60006 (formerly HET743)
|Credit points||12.5 Credit Points|
|Contact hours||60 hours|
Related course(s)A unit of study in the Graduate Certificate of Multimedia and a core unit in the Graduate Diploma of Multimedia, Master of Multimedia and Master of Multimedia Technology.
Aims and objectives
HET743 introduces the concept of experience design and its importance in the networked economy. In the world of eCommerce and eBusiness, companies often overlook the importance of the customer experience. Launch deadlines and million-dollar marketing campaigns can take precedence over fundamentals like navigation, search, usability and the needs of the real user. In order to succeed in the online market, the experience that customers have on the website must be recognised and improved. The understanding and skills gained in this subject will help students to design effective user environments for multimedia applications.
• understand the concept of usability and user experience
Generic skills outcomes
Graduates are effective and ethical in work and community situations.
• Introduction to the User Experience
• Models of Communication