IWKS 5150: Advanced Human-Centered Design

Graduate version of IWKS 4100. An advanced exploration of design thinking and the user-centered design
paradigm from a broad range of perspectives, emphasizing how user research and prototype assessment
can be integrated into different phases of the design process. Using a team-based, project-oriented
approach, students will develop advanced expertise in the design, development, and critique of solutions to
important human problems. The course will make full use of Inworks’ prototyping facilities.

Prerequisites: IWKS 5100 & 5170

Credit hours: 3