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Discover Human-Centered Design and Development

Make an impact by designing, building, and evaluating technologies that enhance people’s lives.

Design and build interactive technologies icon
Design and build
interactive technologies

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Conduct research to
understand user needs

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Design useful and usable
technology experiences

Hear from our students

The College of IST students are driven to solve problems that impact everyday lives where Information, technology, and people intersect. Through our unique curriculum and focus on real-world applications, our graduates are prepared to meet the greatest challenges of the information age.

Do you like to:

  • Create new technology-enabled experiences?
  • Carry out research to understand how people use technology?
  • Think about ways to improve the usability of technology?
  • Enrich people’s lives through the use of technology?

Gain skills like:

  • Web and mobile application development
  • Human-centered design
  • Quantitative and qualitative user research methods

 

 

 

Grow your knowledge in:

  • Software design and development
  • Human-computer interaction
  • User experience design
  • User and technology research methods and user data analysis

Why Human-Centered Design and Development?

"You need to keep the user in mind when you’re designing and developing software, so you can be sure it is designed to meet their needs. We study these concepts to make technology more efficient."

Lauren Doutt
Class of 2019

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Discover Human-Centered Design and Development