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