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Computer Information Systems (TCH-110)
Various: distance learning format

Varies (self-study; self-paced)

August 2014 - Present.

Subject Area:
Computers and Information Technology

Number of Credits:

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: consider and apply many considerations that must be applied to the interface and screen design process; describe rationale and rules for an effective interface design methodology; identify the components of interfaces and screens, including windows, menus, and controls; design and organize interfaces to encourage the fastest and most accurate comprehension and execution of screen features; choose screen colors and design screen icons and graphics; and perform the user interface design process, including interface development and testing.

This self-study course focuses on designing functional Web pages and applications utilizing proper interface design techniques. Topics include: techniques used in designing interactive functions involved in typical e-commerce and e-learning applications, human factors and accessible Web pages. This course presents the important practical guidelines for good interface and screen design. The guidelines reflect a mix of human behavior, science, and art, and are organized within the context of the interface design process.

Credit Recommendation:
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, or Web Design (12/14).