WORKING IN THE UX SPACE – UX 360 (formally UX 460)
What will you learn from this course?
UX 360 introduces you to professional ethnography, and the diverse applications of ethnography in both public and private sectors. We will explore the relationship between usability testing, design thinking, and ethnographic inquiry.
What critical skills will you build?
By deepening your knowledge of the applications of ethnography, this course prepares you to persuasively make the case for the value of ethnography to clients and employers for varied purposes.
How will you build those skills?
You will develop your understanding of the power of ethnographic inquiry by engaging in practical exercises that build on your own experience as a consumer, combined with readings and reflections on examples of the work of professional ethnographers that add depth and perspective. You will test your learning by making the case for ethnography to co-participants in the course.