Departments and Majors
Human Computer Interaction / User Experience (HCI/UX) Minor
The University of North Alabama has partnered with Northrop Grumman in the creation of several new minor programs in HCI/UX.
The following majors may pursue a minor in this area (see your advisor for details):
- Computer Science
- Computer Information Systems
- English/Professional Writing
If this opportunity sounds right for you, talk to your advisor about obtaining a recommendation to register for the introduction course:
CIS 289 Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction / User Experience
An interdisciplinary course which explores the foundations of HCI/UX including applied design, diverse forms of communication, cognitive processes, and software development in the context of how people interact with computing systems for real world application. Specifically, the course provides an introduction to HCI/UX dimensions of design, development, and user research. Experts from relevant academic disciplines and industry provide an interactive and career-oriented environment.