Psychology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Graduate Certificate in Usability

The graduate certificate in usability may be pursued on a part-time or full-time basis.

For policies governing all graduate degrees, see Academic Policies.

The University Catalog is the authoritative source for information on program requirements and courses. The Schedule of Classes is the authoritative source for information on classes scheduled for this semester. See the Schedule for the most up-to-date information and see Patriot web to register for classes. Requirements may be different for earlier catalog years. See the University Catalog archives.

Certificate Requirements (Catalog Year 2016-2017)

Three core courses (9 credits)

PSYC 530 - Cognitive Engineering: Cognitive Science Applied to Human Factors Credits: 3

PSYC 645 - Research Methods in Human Factors and Applied Cognition Credits: 3

PSYC 737 - Psychology of Human-Technology Interaction Credits: 3

Two elective courses (6 credits) chosen from:

PSYC 597 - Directed Reading and Research Credits: 1-6(when topic is approved for this certificate)

PSYC 654 - Naturalistic Methods in Psychology Credits: 3

PSYC 734 - Seminar in Human Factors and Applied Cognition Credits: 3(when topic is approved for this certificate)

PSYC 737 - Psychology of Human-Technology Interaction Credits: 3

PSYC 768 - Advanced Topics in Cognitive Science Credits: 3

EDIT 526 - Web Accessibility and Design Credits: 1-3

EDIT 571 - Visual Design and Applications Credits: 1-3

EDIT 705 - Instructional Design Credits: 3

EDIT 773 - Human Computer Interface Design for Teaching and Learning Credits: 3

Total: 15 credits

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