ICOM 101: The Digital World

This class introduces students to several design processes that are used to create digital products, which includes a holistic approach to development. Students will learn standard research, design, prototyping, testing, and evaluation methods, and they will learn how to communicate those processes using written and oral methodologies.

Student Learning Objectives

  • Comprehend and apply academic research and writing methodologies as demonstrated through out-of-class writing
  • Comprehend basic structures of interaction design as demonstrated through readings, in-class discussions, and out-of-class exercises
  • Comprehend how interaction design and user experience design methodologies will be used throughout the Digital Media Minor as demonstrated through in-class lectures and discussion