Interaction Design Specialization

Starts Jun 11

Interaction Design Specialization

Learn how to design great user experiences. Design that delights users

About This Specialization

You will learn how to design technologies that bring people joy, rather than frustration. You'll learn how to generate design ideas, techniques for quickly prototyping them, and how to use prototypes to get feedback from other stakeholders like your teammates, clients, and users. You'll also learn principles of visual design, perception, and cognition that inform effective interaction design.

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8 courses

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Projects

Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.

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Certificates

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Courses
Intermediate Specialization.
Some related experience required.
  1. COURSE 1

    以人为本的设计:概述

    Upcoming session: Jun 11
    Commitment
    四周,每周3-4小时学习量
    Subtitles
    English, Korean, Spanish

    About the Course

    在本次课程中,你将会学到怎样去设计带给人喜悦而非失望的科技产品。你将学习到几种快速原型化和评估多种界面(接口)的技巧,并且了解为什么对于一流的交互设计而言原型化和对比评估是必要的。你将学习到怎么样与他人实地开展设计工作并藉此在来帮助你获得设计灵感:怎么样制作纸上原型和低保真交互的模型实体,以及怎么样使用这些设计来从其他相关者(组员,客户和用户)得到反馈。有了这些设计上的思考理念,你将能够在任
  2. COURSE 2

    Design Principles: an Introduction

    Upcoming session: Jun 11
    Commitment
    在本次课程中,你将会学到怎样去设计带给人喜悦而非失望的科技产品。你将学习到几种快速原型化和评估多种界面(接口)的技巧,并且了解为什么对于一流的交互设计而言原型化和对比评估是必要的。你将学习到怎么样与他人实地开展设计工作并藉此在来帮助你获得设计灵感:怎么样制作纸上原型和低保真交互的模型实体,以及怎么样使用这些设计来从其他相关者(组员,客户和用户)得到反馈。有了这些设计上的思考理念,你将能够在任何领域做出更有创造性以人为本的设计作品。
    Subtitles
    English, Spanish, Turkish, Japanese

    About the Course

    What makes an interface intuitive? How can I tell whether one design works better than another? This course will teach you fundamental principles of design and how to effectively evaluate your work with users. You'll learn fundamental principles o
  3. COURSE 3

    社交计算(Social Computing)

    Upcoming session: Jun 11
    Commitment
    三周,每周2-3小时
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    人是社会动物,而现代互联网正反映了这一点。科技已经通过一些自身具有一系列难题的新方式使得远距离合作成为可能。这门课将会向你介绍创建在线社区的主要挑战与机遇。未来将会怎样?我们将学习社交计算
  4. COURSE 4

    输入与互动

    Upcoming session: Jun 11
    Commitment
    三周,每周2-3小时
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    In this course, you will learn relevant fundamentals of human motor performance, perception, and cognition that inform effective interaction design. You will use these models of how people work to design more effective input and interaction tec
  5. COURSE 5

    用户体验: 研究与原型

    Upcoming session: May 28
    Commitment
    4周 2-3小时/周
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    什么是好的用户体验? 怎样能够持续地设计成功的用户体验, 让用户容易使用, 更喜欢使用? 这门课程将教授用户体验设计的核心流程, 如何从你设计的目标用户群体获得有效的评价. 你会学到体验研究的基本方法, 这些方法会让你更有效地理解用户, 他们行为的过程以及环境. 通过练习, 你会学到一些实用技巧, 来总结你的观察, 把你的观察转化为有意义, 可执行的发现和独特的设计机会. 你还将会探索如何针对你发现的机会触发创新想法, 并学习让你的想法更可触及, 接近现实的方法. 通过回答一些特定的问题来提
  6. COURSE 6

    信息设计

    Current session: May 27
    Commitment
    三周,每周2-3小时
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    A blank canvas is full of possibility. If you have an idea for a user experience, how do you turn it into a beautiful and effective user interface? This covers covers principles of visual design so that you can effectively organize and present inf
  7. COURSE 7

    设计,运行和实验分析

    Upcoming session: May 28
    Commitment
    9 weeks, 2-3 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    You will never know whether you have an effective user experience until you have tested it with users. In this course, you’ll learn how to design experiments, how to run experiments, and how to analyze data from these experiments in order to eval
  8. COURSE 8

    互动设计毕业项目

    Upcoming session: Jul 9
    Commitment
    10 weeks of study, 4-5 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Capstone Project

    Apply the skills you learned during the sequence of courses -- from needfinding to visual design -- as you redesign a new interface, service, or product for your Interaction Design Capstone Project. We’re working with some exciting design

Creators

  • University of California San Diego

    The UC San Diego Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) embodies the university's tradition of excellence as a world-class leader in computer science and engineering education and research.

    UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom—life is their laboratory.

  • Scott  Klemmer

    Scott Klemmer

    Professor
  • Elizabeth Gerber

    Elizabeth Gerber

    Associate Professor, Co-director of the Research Cluster at the Segal Design Institute
  • Jacob O. Wobbrock

    Jacob O. Wobbrock

    Professor

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