IS 496 Topics in Human-Centered Design & Systems
Variety of newly developed and current topics courses within the field of human-centered design and systems, intended to augment the existing Information Sciences curricula.
IS496DEO - Design for Social Interact ExpMon, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmOnlineDesigning for Social Interactive Experience (4 hour section- Graduate Students and option for Undergraduates): From Facebook to TikTok, technology is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, technical solutions are designed to address real-world problems and to promote positive social change; on the other hand, technologies might have unwanted impacts on the society. This course covers theories, methods and state-of-the-art works in designing interactive technologies (e.g., conversational agents) for enhancing desirable social experiences. The course is taught with lecture, discussion, and *in-class studio participation (*when taught on-campus). Student will explore how to design conversational agents to mediate social interactions between different stakeholders (e.g., public service providers and community members) in a variety of contexts. The course prepares students to work as practitioners, academicians, or system designers in their future endeavors. Restricted to Information Scienc
- Yun Huang
- 16 weeks
- Credit hours
Textbooks and Course Materials
Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).