Why User-Centered Design? - identify the goals of usability and User-Centered Design. The History and Profession of User-Centered Design - identify the main trends in the evolution of human-computer interaction and user interface design, and the main challenges facing User-Centered Design. Developing a User-Centered Design Culture - identify the main aspects of a UCD culture and the criteria for success in its development in an organization. Creating a User-Centered Design Culture - determine why an organization should adopt a User-Centered Design culture and how it can be achieved, given a scenario. User-Centered Design Principles - recognize User-Centered Design principles and best practices. Design Factors - identify the business and usability factors of design, and the criteria for effective design. Defining an Approach to User-Centered Design - determine the guidelines and factors that affect design in a given scenario.
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.