Core Module Information
Module title: Introduction to User Experience

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: CSI07101
Module leader: Ian Smith
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Applied Informatics

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

This module is designed to give you a broad and general overview of the User Experience (UX) within the context of computing and digital technologies. It introduces the key challenges of UX – cognitive psychology, social media, privacy and security, accessible design, human computer interaction, virtual, augmented and mixed reality, soundscapes – and the key approaches and perspectives that are used in UX design .

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Outline the core areas studied in UX.
LO2: Describe the main approaches and perspectives used in UX Design.
LO3: Identify how UX is fundamental to their degree program
LO4: Acquire fundamental research skills

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment

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CSI07101 Introduction to User Experience